Lt. Robinson VC receives presentation gifts from children of cottage homes at Romford
Titles read: 'The Hero Airman. Lieutenant WL Robinson, VC, receives presentation gift from children of the Cottage Homes at Romford.'
Essex - 1916.
Opens with shot of car driving down road toward camera between lines of cheering children; girls on left & boys on right. CU Hero talking to another man; with other people right behind. Another similar shot.
Then; Robinson standing with lady and elderly man; on small platform with chairs; little table and wall completely covered with ivy in BG; young boy steps up (back to camera), salutes and hands a small gift to Robinson; then walks off. Robinson behind the small cloth covered table; making short speech; the other people with him down front clap; the hero sits.
Shot panning on whole lot of small boys in rows; all dressed in same little uniforms with big white collars; 2 teachers with them - the kids are clapping with enthusiasm and being cute.
Awards; school; orphanage; World War One; honours; decorations.
(See also on ON 022 E.)
G 393 A.