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    United States troops receive medals in Britain

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    SLATE INFORMATION: American Awards for Valour

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    AEROPLANES, American. U.S. Airmen decorated for valour in England..Mjr. Gen. Spaatz & Brig. Gen. Eaker arrive..inspection.. presentations..decoration to man in wheelchair

    AMERICAN INVESTITURES IN BRITAIN. Airmen received Decorations from Gen .Spaatz & Brig.Gen.Eaker..Lt.Sconiers receives D.S.C..Lt.Starks,D.S.C. & Purple Heart..Lt.Lockhart (arm in bandages) Purple Heart..Sgt.Rich, Purple Heart (in bathchair?)

    SPAATZ, Mjr. Gen. (Chief of Army Air Force in Britain). W. Brig. Gen. Eaker at 'drome..decorate U.S. airmen for gallantry..inspecting..ceremony

    United States of America; Ceremonies - Decorations

    WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, war, Allied, Allies, award, ceremony, honour, honours, soldiers
    Background: United States troops receive medals in Britain

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB8XMCS7CT9SZEB6Y269NU9HRB
    Media URN:
    VLVAB8XMCS7CT9SZEB6Y269NU9HRB
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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