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ID number F07008
Title General Morshead receives Polish Cross of Valour in Cairo, November 1941
Collection Film
Object type To be confirmed
Place made Egypt: Cairo
Date made November 1941
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Measurement 4 mins 42 sec
Video Download video 20.82 MB
Note Open

Description

General Wladyslaw Sikorski, Commander in Chief of the Free Polish Forces, arrives and band plays Polish National Anthem. General Sikorski inspects Australian Guard of Honour. General Sikorski makes speech which is repeated in English by British Officer. General Sikorski pins medal on General Leslie Morshead. Australian officer inspects the medal. British National Anthem. Cheers for Generals.

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