There are a great many famous Great War soldiers, airmen and naval officers in the archive, including numerous Victoria Cross winners. This is a selection.
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WWI Air Hero Billy Bishop chats to Canadian pilots at fighter base in England.
Footage of the soldier being carried through streets on chair.
Really nice film of a parade honouring Australian Victoria Cross hero Cpl. Dwyer.
Madame Raynal receives Legion of Honour on behalf of her husband.
Sgt. Guynemer shoots down 5 planes.
Homecoming party for wounded Scottish hero and man whose life he saved
V.C. Corporal is honoured in civic ceremony at Southport.
Town's reception for a returning hero with some nice people shots.
Shots of Liverpool Docker hero, Private William Ratcliffe, Victoria Cross winner. Merseyside.
Hero Decorated in Ceremony at Hospital
Canadian soldiers celebrate after being awarded the Victoria Cross.
Great footage of Sergeant Tyler being welcomed home by crowds in Lambeth.
War hero, William Thomas Forshaw, is honoured at civic ceremony.
Military decorations given to Yorkshire men at outdoor ceremony.
Parade for Private Kenny, awarded Victoria Cross for bravery.
Flying ace Lt. Robinson receives a gift from the children at Cottage Homes in Romford.
Navy Hero PO Nash decorated with Croix de Guerre; by Sir Henry Jackson.
King George V presents medals to Zeebrugge heroes on platform in courtyard.
Governor of Singapore presents medals to soldiers on parade ground.
Duke of Connaught presents medals to war widows in courtyard.
Private is Taylor is decorated after surviving no-man's land after being wounded.