• Short Summary

    General MacArthur's body in New York and Washington & people pay respects.

  • Description

    New York and Washington D.C., United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'The Impressive Tribute to MacArthur'.

    Various shots of a line of West Point cadets standing and watching as the coffin of General Douglas MacArthur is carried out of the Armoury in a grey Times Square, New York. The coffin and procession moves through the wet streets, a riderless horse follows the cortege. MS. Mrs MacArthur and General's son Arthur son waiting at Pennsylvania Station, New York. MS. The coffin is carried into the station. GV. Train pulling into Washington Union Station in Washington. MS. American President Lyndon Johnson and wife Ladybird meet Mrs MacArthur at the station. MS. The coffin being carried along platform. Various shots of the coffin being carried into the Capitol. Mrs MacArthur and her son follow under umbrellas, also the President and wife. MS. The coffin lays in the Rotunder and President Johnson lays a wreath by it. Various shots of a long line of people waiting outside the Capitol to go in to pay their respects. Various shots of the people filing past the open coffin, good top shot looking down on the scene.


    Date found in the old record - 12/04/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:12:00 / 01:06:54:00
    UN 3883 A

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