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  • Short Summary

    Essex village present silver cups to Lt. Robinson VC, Lt. Sowrey DSO & Lt. Tempest DSO.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'SILVER CUPS FOR ZEPP STRAFERS. Inhabitants of an Essex village make presentation to Lieut. Robinson, VC, Lieut. Sowrey, DSO, and Lieut. Tempest, DSO.'

    Shot of the awards ceremony: the three hero airmen going up on outdoor platform; with Union Jack flag hung on front; 3 large silver award cups on table; lady in feathery hat in FG below. The guys sit down; also on platform glimpse of old man in bowler; one of the presenters.

    World War One; military; decorations.

    G 397 B.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1868.04
    Media URN:
    71846
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:14:00 / 01:05:14:00
    Canister:
    ON 025 D

Comments (2)

  1. Bernard Howard says

    Cups presented by Hornchurch Council at Grey Towers Camp in Hornchurch

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  2. Bernard Howard says

    Clip only shows presentation of cups to two pilots !. I think it is Lt. Tempest who is missing frpm clip.

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