General Pershing Decorates His Men For Gallantry 1916-1918

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    Decomposing title reads: 'General Pershing decorates his men for gallantry.'

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    General John J Pershing walks along a row of American soldiers standing outdoors; and pins medal for bravery on each; then shakes their hand. He is accompanied by some officers. Several shots of the scene.

    (Some of this footage is also on ON 109 E.)

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    Hero; decorations; honours. World War One.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1916 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    72995
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1908.58
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:01:43:00 / 02:02:35:00
    Canister:
    ON 109 N
    Sort Number:
    ON 109 N
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