This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    General Birdwood presents medals to soldiers, possibly from New Zealand.

  • Description

    General Birdwood at an informal military honours ceremony during World War One.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of the General presenting medals to soldiers (possibly from New Zealand); he pins the medals to their uniforms, shakes hands and salutes. Various shots of honoured soldiers celebrating; they toss their hats into the air and give three cheers. C/U of the General speaking to 3 posh looking ladies dressed in black and furs.

    Modified WPA record.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1662.31
    Media URN:
    70960
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:31:00 / 01:28:37:00
    Canister:
    ON 005 A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment