• Short Summary

    Brave nurse receives medal from the King.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "BRAVE NURSE HONOURED - The King visits Middlesex Hospital to personally present gold medal of the O.B.E. to Sister Dorothy L. Thomas."

    London.

    Queen Mary gets out of the car King George V follows. They enter Middlesex Hospital. King and Queen walking through the door into hospital grounds, nurses lined up. King presents Sister Dorothy Louise Thomas with a gold medal. They talks for a while. Queen stands behind. Applause as King attaches the medal to Sister's uniform. Queen shakes hands with the nurse and talks to her. King and Queen enter the car. Car slowly droves through cordon of nurses and doctors who cheer loudly. Sister Dorothy L. Thomas has shown great bravery when the oxygen caught fire in the hospital's main operating theatre.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    781.06
    Media URN:
    8622
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:50:00 / 01:07:58:00
    Canister:
    34/27

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