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    Grosvenor SQ, London, England: GV Grosvenor Square, Roosevelt Memorial on left of screen. SV Everest men eith General Sir James Marshall-Cornwall, enter Embassy. GV Hon. H. Walton Butterworth, American Charge D'Affairs, on platform. SV Butterworth presents award to Marshall-Cornwall. CU Hand picks up medal. SCU Butterworth presents medal to Brig. Sir John Hunt. SV Medal presented to another member of expedition. SCU Members of expedition. SV Ditto, leaving Embassy, with medals.



    Personalities - Explorers; Ceremonies - Decorations; (Henry Cecil) John Hunt, Baron Hunt of Llanvair Waterdine (b. 1910), Sir Edmund Percival Hillary (b. 1919)




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    GB
    US Embassy

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    Film ID:
    VLVACAQ9P8Z7SFM72Z9WOD5K29AW5
    Media URN:
    VLVACAQ9P8Z7SFM72Z9WOD5K29AW5
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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