• Short Summary

    A woman who captured a German parachutist and a woman whose husband won a medal.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "A Plucky Woman".

    VS MSs and CUs. of Mrs Norman Caldwell in the garden of her farm, she won the OBE for arresting a German airman who parachuted into a field near her home. She is seen looking after her horses and reading a letter.

    VS MSs and CUs of Mrs Bristow whose husband sank the French battleship Richelieu before it could be taken over by the Germans. She sits in the garden of her home with her dog.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1049.47
    Media URN:
    20953
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:37:00 / 01:52:51:00
    Canister:
    40/57

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