Major Courtney, Lieutenant Gidden and Commander Ryder receive honours at Buckingham Palace.
Titles read: "ST NAZAIRE VC".
After an Investiture at Buckingham Palace, we see various shots of honoured men and their relatives on the Palace forecourt. Two officers share a light for their cigarettes. An army officer looks at his medal.
Nice shot of Major Roger Courtney MC with the dog he takes on his commando raids. M/S of Lieutenant Ernest Gidden, the first man to win both the George Cross and the George Medal. M/S of Commander Robert Ryder, who won the VC (Victoria Cross) at St Nazaire, with his wife and mother (?). Small crowd of people gawk as they walk by.