• Short Summary

    General Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright IV receives Medal of Honour from President Harry S. Truman

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    USA: New York: Various:
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    NEW YORK Gen Wainwright drives through the streets of New York. Cheering crowds.

    TRUMAN. President. Decorates Gen. Wainwright with the Congressional Medal of Honour, in Washington D.C.

    WAINWRIGHT. Gen. U.S. Driving through streets of New York. Cheering crowds. Receives the Congressional Medal of Honour from President Truman in Washington.

    WASHINGTON. Truman decorates General Wainwright with Congressional Medal of Honour.

    Personalities - Armed Forces

    New York City, Washington D.C., Second World War, World War II, WWII, War, Corregidor, allied forces, allies, postwar, Jonathan Mayhew "Skinny" Wainwright IV, Skinny, Jim, Skinny Jim, Philippines
    Background: General Jonathan Mayhew Wainwright IV receives Medal of Honour from President Harry S. Truman

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2EI6TR8G08QVZ08161VP5O4SR
    Media URN:
    VLVA2EI6TR8G08QVZ08161VP5O4SR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1945
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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