• Short Summary

    An American air force man receives the George Medal for bravery during recent floods.

  • Description

    Home Office, London.

    CU. Airman Roice Leeming. LV. Leeming with Sir David Maxwell Fyfe (Home Secretary and MP for West Derby) and Major General Griswold. SV. Maxwell Fyfe speaking Our Highest Admiration. is reserved for the men who like you airman Leeming unable to swim fully aware of the dangers you run never the less without counting the costs risks his own life to save the life of others. SV. Major General Griswold and Lieut. Col. Lass. SCU. Fyfe Pinning Medal onto Leeming. LV. Fyfe and Leeming shaking hands. CU. George Medal on Leeming Breast. SCU. Leeming wearing medal.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    70.25
    Media URN:
    28302
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/04/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:32:00 / 01:28:24:00
    Canister:
    53/28

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