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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 Pathe
    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

  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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