The King visits fighter stations to decorate fifteen RAF pilots.
SLATE INFORMATION: Royal Reception for R.A.F. 'Night-Watchmen'
England: GTV & SV. OF the King in uniform of Air Marshal of the Air Force inspects airmen, - hangar in b-g. LV. King inspects W.A.A.F. girls. Tow SVS King inspects men about to take part in raid. TGV. Presentation of medals on tarmac. GV. Sergeant pilot Henry Cartwright being awarded the D.F.M. SV. Flt. Officer Blair being awarded the D.F.C. SCU. Medal pan to face of pilot. SV. Squadron-Ldr Kayll receiving DSO&DFC. TGV Presentation. SV. Flt. Lt RHA Lee receiving DSO & DFC. CU. Lee pan to the medals. SV. Lee and Flight Officer Blair.
Airforce - Ceremonial; Royalty; King George VI of Great Britain (1936-52), Ceremonies - Decorations; World War II (Second World War)
Background: The King visits fighter stations to decorate fifteen RAF pilots.