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  • Short Summary

    Duke of Connaught presents medals to war widows in courtyard.

  • Description

    Honouring Our Dead - Duke of Connaught decorates next-of-kin.

    Location of events unknown.

    Military officers march past soldiers standing to attention on parade ground or courtyard. Duke of Connaught, in uniform, salutes a group of men and women standing the other side of a table with lots of medals on it.

    Several shots of the Duke presenting medals to a nurse, a war widow carrying a small child, another war widow with a young boy. He pins a medal on the coat of another small boy standing with his mother.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1908.06
    Media URN:
    72943
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:28:00 / 01:07:16:00
    Canister:
    ON 106 F

Comments (1)

  1. Nicholas Ward says

    Location is Wellington Barracks, Birdcage Walk London.

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