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Truman At West Point's 150 Anniversary (1952)

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West Point Academy, United States of America TRUMAN AT WEST POINT'S 150 ANNIVERSARY LS. New York Central train pulling in. MS. President Truman alighting from train, welcomed by General Irving, Academy Superintendent. MS. Photographers. MS. General Matthew B Ridgway (c-in-c Atlantic Pact Forces) and wife following Truman. LS. Travelling shots cars driving along road during rainstorm, LS. GV. West Point academy. LS. MS. Truman inspecting Guard of Honour. LS. Truman through barrel of heavy gun. LS. GV. The West Point mess hall with cadets. LS. Truman greeting cadet MS. Truman seated at dining table with cadets. LS. Cadets seated in huge room. MS. Truman pinning Distinguished Service Cross onto Ridgway. (Comb. F.G.) 90,000 historic films, all SEARCHABLE on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/britishpathe Join us on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/britishpathe Tweet us @britishpathe FILM ID:2595.13