• Short Summary

    Sergeant Major Daniels, wounded war hero, being honoured.

  • Description

    Wounded World War One hero Sergeant Major Daniels, VC (Victoria Cross) is honoured at an event.

    Location of events unknown.

    Pan across people leaving building (Town Hall?) and walking across veranda - a Mayor with a limping soldier, Sgt Daniels, and a woman. Other people stand on veranda watching.

    Outside, more people watching; two men tip their hats. A fancy coach is waiting with coachmen in elaborate uniforms / costumes. Sgt Daniels shakes hands with the woman. The Mayor gets into coach and Daniels follows.

    G327

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1848.39
    Media URN:
    71252
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1915
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:09:00 / 01:47:38:00
    Canister:
    ON 009 L

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The man seen here is Sergeant Major Harry Daniels. Details of his Victoria Cross-winning actions are attached here....

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Daniels





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