• Short Summary

    US Marines receive medals for valour in Korean War - American newsreel item.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Valour medals for Marines in Korea.

    LS US Marines saluting before the ceremony. MS Major General Edward M. Almond who decorated the men with Major General Oliver Smith, Commander of the First Marine Division. MS Marines standing to attention and wheeling right. CU Almond decorating Lt. Arthur A. Bancroft. CU Bancroft saluting. CU Lt. Robert A. Longstaff being decorated. CU Staff Sgt. Gerald D. Tillman being decorated. CU Vernon A. Bennett being decorated. CU Sgt. Ross E. Gamble being decorated. CU Almond pinning on medal. CU pan along the nine men lined up. MS the men saluting.

    Date given on original dope sheet is 10/10/1950.


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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2314.13
    Media URN:
    65877
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:26:00 / 01:16:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 2290 E

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