• Short Summary

    Australian newsreel item about oldest Victoria Cross medal winner, Jim Rogers.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Australian newsreel item.

    Australia's oldest surviving VC winner, Jim Rogers, Australia.

    CU of Jim's feet as he walks across room. LS of Jim sitting down in chair. CU Jim Rogers face, pan to show medals pinned on his lapel. MS Jim Rogers. CU album of photographs from World War 1. MS Jim Rogers. MS & CU photographs of Jim Rogers in uniform at start of World War 1. CU Jim Rogers with captured rifle. LS Jim Rogers getting up from chair and walking toward camera, pan down to his feet.

    Jim won the Victoria Cross medal for bravery during Boer War.

    Date on dope sheet is 13/07/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2738.19
    Media URN:
    80639
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:06:00 / 01:32:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 3250 G

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Details of the actions for which Jim Rogers was awarded the Victoria Cross can be found here....

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jame
    s_Rogers_(VC)

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