Item title reads - A pigeon gets a medal.
Tower of London.
L/S pan across crowds gathered to see hero pigeon "G.I. Joe" receive his medal for carrying a message through an artillery bombardment in Italy. M/S of him in his cage. Camera pans up to Major-General Sir Charles Keightley,...
Two carrier pigeons who flew on D-Day receive medals for gallantry.
British Olympic stars are welcomed home.
Animal mascots of Allied Forces, including pigeons, a donkey, a cat and lots of dogs.
Dog show footage.
An American army pigeon called 'GI Joe' is presented with Dickin Medal. Tower of London.
Good montage footage of US troops in France, mostly dating end of First World War.