• Short Summary

    Soldiers awarded medals for bravery in action after the close of World War II

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    ENGLAND: London: City of Westminster: Buckingham Palace:
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    GURUNG. Rifleman BHANBHAGTA. w. two other V.C.s at the Palace after receiving the V.C. from the King.


    INVESTITURES. At the Palace. L/S Cork, P/O Makeon, L/S James, D.S.M.'s. Mjr.Hodget,Cpts. Candy & Richardson,M.C.s. Mjr.Macintyre.D.S.O.s. & Three Indian V.C.s. Havildar Umpao Singh, Naik Gain Singh, Rifleman Bhanbhagta Gurung.


    SINGH, HAVILDAR UMPAO. W. two other Indians V.C.s after receiving his decoration at the Palace from the King.


    SINGH, NAIK GAIN. W. two other Indian V.C.s. at the Palace after receiving the V.C.


    Ceremonies - Decorations; Royalty

    World War 2, WWII, Second World War, World War Two, war, King George VI, VC, Victoria Cross, DSO, Distinguished Service Order, DSC, Distinguished Service Cross, MC, Military Cross
    Background: Soldiers awarded medals for bravery in action after the close of World War II

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    Film ID:
    VLVA23HVNXDZ8CSM3DT79J4YK6CFS
    Media URN:
    VLVA23HVNXDZ8CSM3DT79J4YK6CFS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1945
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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