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  • Short Summary

    King George V presents medals to soldiers at Newcastle. Tyne and Wear.

  • Description

    King George V and Queen Mary present decorations to heroes, and widows of Captain Roy Dunford and Sergeant Jacobs at Newcastle ceremony.

    Tyne and Wear.

    Short shot of King and Queen on platform; the King steps forward and pins medal on soldier who has stepped up; the soldier walks off; towards camera. A couple of ladies stand in background; who may be the widows referred to.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1876.05
    Media URN:
    72112
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:10:00 / 01:03:29:00
    Canister:
    ON 049 E

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