British Army General Sir Bryan Mahon presents medals to French troops at Salonika (Thessalonica)
GREECE: Salonica / Thessalonica:
SV. French soldiers crowd round to have their photograph taken.
SV. French soldiers distribute food to Greek women & children.
LV. PAN. Women & children pose with soldiers for photograph.
SV. Crowd of children fighting & scrambling.
SV. Young child as mascot. Crowd looking on.
SCU & SV. Young boy mascot practises saluting & marching.
SCU. Soldier holding boy mascot.
SV. Gen. Mahon & officers past camera.
LV. British Army General Sir Bryon Mahon inspects troops.
SV. PAN. Gen. Mahon (on far right) & group of officers.
SV. Gen. Mahon decorates soldiers. (several shots taken from different angles.)
LV. PAN. Colour bearers & troops.
This story includes French troops distributing food to Greek civilians and children, and little Greek boy as mascot to a French unit, dressed in French uniform.
First World War / World War 1 / WWI
Background: British Army General Sir Bryan Mahon presents medals to French troops at Salonika (Thessalonica)