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  • Short Summary

    The French troop ship 'Ile de France' leaves Toulon harbour for Indochina.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    The 'Ile de France' leaves Toulon harbour with reinforcements for Indochina. France.

    C/U name of 'Ile de France' ship. L/S of it in Toulon harbour. M/S sailors unhooking ropes which are tethering the ship. L/S all the French crew onboard, camera pans along to French flag. L/S sailors waving, pan to tug. L/S of the great ship. Various shots troops with their kit, they board the ship. L/S crew waving. C/U's of some of the crew. M/S's more boarding. M/S crates on dock. L/S of the ship.

    M/S as Guard of Honour stand to attention. M/S General Lattre de Tassigny walking along the dock, M/S as he boards ship. M/S of him onboard with Commandant Le Hede, captain of the ship. M/S as he leaves the ship. C/U of the General. L/S of the ship. M/S as they board. C/U funnel blowing smoke. L/S people on the ship. M/S soldiers waving and cheering.

    Cataloguer's note: date of item: 16/1/1947.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:42:00 / 01:40:21:00
    UN 1619 C

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  1. Unknown user says

    "General Lattre de Tassigny" is Jean de Lattre de Tassigny.

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