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  • Short Summary

    French officer presents award to child of dead war hero.

  • Description

    French Posthumous Honours.

    Location of events unknown - France?

    Shot of widow in mourning; twin children dressed identically; at ceremony of Posthumous Honours in field. Officer bends down, pins a medal on the tunic of one of the children & kisses them both; shakes hand of widow.

    Casualties.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1938.24
    Media URN:
    81064
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:05:00 / 01:40:22:00
    Canister:
    ON 171 N

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