• Short Summary

    Captain Henrik Kurt Carlsen, who remained with his doomed ship the Flying Enterprise until just before she sank, receives the Order of the Dannebrog from the Danish Ambassador, as well as a Silver Medal for Meritorial Service at Sea by Lloyd's of London

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Awards for Heroic Captain

    ENGLAND: London: Danish Club:
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    CARLSEN CAPTAIN KURT. Carlsen at the Danish Club in London receives the Order of the Dannebrog from Danish Ambassador..Speaks AttLloyds Shipping Offices receives medal... log book entry of Enterprise sinking etc etc.. Lutine Bell rung

    LLOYDS...UNDERWRITERS Medal presented to Captain Kurt Carlsen by the Chairman Mr Matthew Drysdale for his courage in the sinking ship "Flying Enterprise"..shots etc.. Lutine Bell rung

    Ships and Boats; Disasters and Accidents; Flying Enterprise; Captain Carlsen

    shipwreck, disaster, Atlantic Ocean, Henrik Kurt Carlsen, honours, awards, speeches
    Background: Captain Henrik Kurt Carlsen, who remained with his doomed ship the Flying Enterprise until just before she sank, receives the Order of the Dannebrog from the Danish Ambassador, as well as a Silver Medal for Meritorial Service at Sea by Lloyd's of London

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEBKISLPL27DFYUS8C82N56ZNH
    Media URN:
    VLVAEBKISLPL27DFYUS8C82N56ZNH
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/01/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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