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    Item title reads - Sword of honour for Lord Gort.

    Malta.

    Various shots of Lord John Standish Gort in an open top car which is being towed by villagers through the streets of Zebbug to ceremony held in appreciation of Lord Gort's role during the siege of Malta. L/S sign "Gort of Malta". M/S as Gort walks along and waves. M/S of the sword of honour. Various shots of the ceremony in the square where he is presented with the sword. He makes a speech after receiving it. Children wave and people cheer as he walks through and salutes.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44616
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1356.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:08:00 / 01:04:11:00
    Canister:
    44/30
    Sort Number:
    44/030
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Shine - Malta
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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