• Short Summary

    Heroes of the two world wars from India sail for Britain for centenary celebrations.

  • Description

    Bombay, India.

    TV. Indian official shaking hands goodbye to the men who won Victora Cross. CV. Havildar Kamal Ram (one of the youngest V.C.'s) SV. Captain Ishar Singh (retired, with white beard) chatting to Ghurka officer. TV. The V.C.'s walking up the gangway led by Captain Parkash Singh. GV. The V.C.'s climbing the gangway taken from shore, they wave as they go out. GV. Porters wheeling baggage. GV. The V.C.'s on board chatting to a group of women.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene D.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    591.26
    Media URN:
    31997
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:20:00 / 01:53:52:00
    Canister:
    56/47

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