Hospital Ship 'atlantis' Liverpool 1944

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    Liverpool, Merseyside.

    Hospital ship 'Atlantis' docking at Liverpool. Various shots of the men waving from the ship, crowd at docks welcoming troops. Brass band playing. Troops leaving the ship, many wounded and disabled. An officer delivering speech (natural sound). He welcomes the troops home and wishes them speedy recovery. He promises the men to transport them to hospitals as near to their homes as possible. Troops cheer and applaud. Lord Mayor of Liverpool talking (natural sound). Welcomes the troops home on behalf of the citizens of Liverpool. Men cheer and applaud. More shots of the men looking form the ship and waving. More shots of the troops leaving ship to board train.

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    British Pathé
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    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    61104
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1887.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:09:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:45:00 / 01:45:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 922 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 0922 A
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    Back to Blighty Hospital Ship Atlantis Liverpool Keep 1944 British docks front line hospital
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