• Short Summary

    Station commander awards wings to young pilots at Royal Air Force flying school while Czechoslovakian president Edvard Benes decorates two Czech members of the Royal Air Force

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Wings Presented to New Pilots

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    AEROPLANES R.A.F. AND NAVAL PLANES. Dr. Benes decorates two Czech pilots..C.U. W. Gen. Sir Karel Janousek (Air Vice Marshall)..chatting to men.. and forty young men at Flying school presented with wings by Station Commander


    BENES, DR. AND WIFE. Dr. Benes decorates two Czech Airmen for gallantry. Sgt. Ligoticky..Sgt. Mjr. Krat. C.U's


    JANOUSEK GEN. SIR KAREL (Air Vice Marshal, Czech). C.U. Chatting to airmen..(after Dr. Benes decorated two Czech pilots)


    Personalities - Politicians; Czechoslovakia; Royal Air Force; Airforce - Ceremonial

    WWII, World War II, World War Two, Second World War, war, heroism, Czechoslovakian War Cross, medal, decoration, wings
    Background: Station commander awards wings to young pilots at Royal Air Force flying school while Czechoslovakian president Edvard Benes decorates two Czech members of the Royal Air Force

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1E6ABU67AG6DDK6A75IT0K75R
    Media URN:
    VLVA1E6ABU67AG6DDK6A75IT0K75R
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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