• Short Summary

    A Grenadier Guard becomes youngest to receive Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM). Shows his parents preparing?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Youngest Guards Sergeant receives D.C.M. (Distinguished Conduct Medal)

    ENGLAND:
    INT / EXT
    Parents of Sergeant Henry Mitchell (Grenadier Guards, winner of DCM in Flanders) at home, shopping for new clothes, travelling to London by train SOT

    London: Buckingham Palace:
    Sergeant Henry Mitchell (Grenadier Guards, winner of DCM in Flanders) with his mother and father, outside Palace following investiture, looking at medal

    Personalities - Armed Forces; Ceremonies - Decorations
    Background: A Grenadier Guard becomes youngest to receive Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM). Shows his parents preparing for the investiture ceremony and the family in London.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9OCWVNUGDFJ7ED20GEOUSNKRC
    Media URN:
    VLVA9OCWVNUGDFJ7ED20GEOUSNKRC
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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