• Short Summary

    Civilians are decorated for their acts of courage in the Battle of Britain, including Air Raid Wardens receiving the George Medal, and members of the St Paul's bomb disposal squad receiving the George Cross and the British Empire Medal

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Heroes of the Battle of Britain

    ENGLAND:
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    AIR RAIDS AND "A.R.P." Damage at Hampstead hospital


    DAVIES Lt Heroe who saved St Paul's with his Bomb Squad


    GEORGE MEDALLISTS Miss S. Straw first woman recipient; Patrick King air raid warden


    Military - Active; Women; Civilians

    World War II, WWII, Second World War, war, Axis, Allies, bombing, bomb shelter, decoration
    Background: Civilians are decorated for their acts of courage in the Battle of Britain, including Air Raid Wardens receiving the George Medal, and members of the St Paul's bomb disposal squad receiving the George Cross and the British Empire Medal

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA92QMU1SSH44WTB6KU623LU1OD
    Media URN:
    VLVA92QMU1SSH44WTB6KU623LU1OD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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