Victoria Cross hero gives speech to other soldiers at outdoor ceremony.
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Victoria Cross (VC) hero, Lieutenant Gorsham (Forshaw ?) honoured at outdoor ceremony. Opens with shot of Gorsham and young woman walking out of doorway, two news reporters stand at right. Gorsham and priest in robes walk past the reporters, pan to them as Lt. G. steps up onto a platform, an old soldier follows.
Shot of ceremony in progress: on platform outside military building, with some older men and some ladies present. The priest stands in front speaking. Lt. G., holding ribboned scroll, reaches to shake hands with a soldier in front, then salutes and sits. Quick shot of the Lt. standing on the platform speaking. Shot looking over heads of audience of soldiers, a few of them in the back row turn to look at camera. Pan over audience. Shot of Gorsham and others posing for camera.
World War One; decorations; medals; honour.
Modified WPA record.