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  • Description

    Private Robert Edward Ryder, VC, Middlesex Regiment, who single-handed stormed and captured and enemy trench - 1916.

    Location of events unknown.

    Shot of group of men; 2 soldiers and about 20 civilians walking up road toward camera; long building; trees in BG. CUs of some of men smiling as they walk past camera.
    Homecoming.

    G 404 A.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    71411
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1860.35
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:46:00 / 01:40:03:00
    Canister:
    ON 035 E
    Sort Number:
    ON 035 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    ON 035
  • Stills

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

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Private Rider" is an incorrect spelling of this Victoria Cross recipient's name.

    He is actually Robert Edward Ryder. Details of the actions for which he was awarded the VC are here....

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Edward_Ryder

  2. British Pathé says

    Our apologies - thanks for pointing this out.

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