• Short Summary

    Second Lieutenant Annand VC is given the freedom of South Shields and gets married.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Wheelbarrow VC".

    South Shields, Tyne and Wear.

    VS of Second Lieutenant Annand meeting his former batman and the Mayor of his town on the steps of the town hall.

    MS of Annand being given the freedom of his town from the mayor.

    MS. & CU. of Annand and his bride leaving church.

    N.B. Annand won his Victoria Cross by carrying his injured batman to safety in a wheelbarrow.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1061.13
    Media URN:
    21240
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/11/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:37:00 / 01:20:16:00
    Canister:
    40/92

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