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  • Short Summary

    King George V presents medals to Zeebrugge heroes on platform in courtyard.

  • Description

    Zeebrugge heroes decorated by King George V.

    Location of events unknown - London?

    Pan across courtyard of building (could be Buckingham Palace) with crowds of people sitting in rows. M/S of King George V in military uniform, presenting medals to men on a platform. Other officials stand with the King, including one who could be Field Marshal Douglas Haig. General view of the audience - several wounded veterans are seen sitting in the front rows. More men go up to receive their medals, including a sailor with crutches.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1924.33
    Media URN:
    73423
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:14:00 / 01:47:06:00
    Canister:
    ON 152 B

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