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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to the newsreel story "George Cross Presentation" - 52/12

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "George Cross Presentation" - 52/12.

    Various shots relating to award of a George Cross to a Dyak tracker who saved the life of a British soldier - see cut story (I think it is exactly the same material).

    GV. Troops lined up outside Government Building. (Super sub.)

    Awang Anak Rewang an Iban Tracker, standing in group. CU. Awang Rewang. SV. Governor of Sarawak Sir A. Abell at mike. SV. Awang Anak Rewang walking up to receive George Cross SCU. Governor General pins on cross and shakes hands SV. Awang Anak Rewang walking away. CU. George Cross pan up to Awang Anak Rewang.

    (Sel Originals for unissued story - replaced by the Death of King George VI 52/12.)

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    Film ID:
    9.17
    Media URN:
    26878
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:29:00 / 01:41:00:00
    Canister:
    52/12 E (Selected Originals Tin 1)

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