• Short Summary

    King George VI presents medals to Royal Air Force pilots and other servicemen

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The King Decorates R.A.F. Heroes

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    AEROPLANES, R.A.F. & Naval planes, but Not Seaplanes or Flying-boats R.A.F. Heroes, Sqdn Ldr Barwell, F/o K. Doran, F/o A. McPherson, F/o Thurston Smith, F/o/ John Barrett, Sergeant Willits, planes plastered with bullets, Sir C. Newall also present


    BARRETT, Flying Officer John Presented with Medal by King


    BARWELL, Sqdn Ldr Presented with Medal by King


    DORAN, Flying officer K Presented by King with Medal


    McPHERSON, Flying Officer King presents him with Medal


    NEWALL, Sir Cyril w. King when he presents R.A.F.Heroes with Medals.


    THURSTON-SMITH, Flying Officer presented with medal by King rescue of ships crew & marriage to Miss Barbara Cook at Isleworth


    WILLITS, Sergeant Presented with Medal by King


    Airforce - Ceremonial; George VI of Great Britain; Royalty; Royal Air Force

    WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, war, Allied, Allies, award, ceremony, Prince Albert of York, Prince Albert of Wales, Prince Albert, The Duke of York
    Background: King George VI presents medals to Royal Air Force pilots and other servicemen

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAXP880LKHFEG3FM64TD8AFVTQ
    Media URN:
    VLVAAXP880LKHFEG3FM64TD8AFVTQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/11/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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