Lord Jellicoe inspects firemen as they demonstrate their speed in putting a fire out. London.
JELLICOE, LORD JOHN RUSHWORTH 1st SEA LORD 1916 BORN 1859 DIED 20th NOV 1935 Inspects London Fire Brigade and presents awards for devotion to duty. London.
L/S as Lord Jellicoe in top hat walks down the line of firemen in front of their engines and salutes. M/S of a controlled fire, firemen run about and climb on their engines, there is a training tower in the background. The engines drive off. The firemen pull hoses along and direct the jet onto the flames. M/S of Lord Jellicoe stood on a platform, the firemen walk up and he presents them with medals and shakes their hands. C/U of him pinning a medal on and shaking hands with the recipient.
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