President Daladier trip to Corsica and North Africa. (1939)

Film-document №65162 2 parts, Black-white to collection Price category G

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Reel №1


The arrival to Corsica.

Train departure.

Premier Daladier and then the ship, accompanied by a squadron of ships.

On the boat, the Prime landed in the port.

Noisy greeting Corsicans.

Laying a wreath at the Motherland monument.

Military parade.

Accompanied by officials of Prime Minister sent to the palace.

The jubilant crowd.

Then Daladier sits in motor boats and sail on the ship.

The squadron is heading to the shores of North Africa, accompanied by aircraft.

Arriving in the north-African city of Bastia.

A warm welcome at the port.

Military parade of French and local forces.

Laying a wreath at the monument to the fallen.

A minute of silence at the monument.

The jubilant crowd accompanies the passage of the prime minister on the street.

Departure of the boat and the ship, accompanied by a squadron

Key words

France, Gos.deyateli, personalities, President, Navy, Air Force, the parade, the troops, the laying of wreaths, the monuments, the population

Reel №2


Arriving by train in Tunisia.

Meeting on the platform in the desert, its ceremonial.

Travel by car.

Review of local troops in the desert.

Different types of troops.



Troops on camels.

Running camels with riders.

Then run the cavalry.

Daladier meeting with the local population and soldiers.

Inspection premier city and its attractions and historical ruins.

Glee Tunisians in connection with the visit of the distinguished guest

Key words

Tunisia visit, the president, personalities, desert, troops, animals, tanks, aircraft, cavalry, population, soldiers, attractions