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...

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Cataloguer:
Sanja
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
61104
Sort Number:
UN 0922 A
Time in/Out:
01:35:45:00 / 01:45:17:00
Canister:
UN 922 A
Film ID:
1887.06
Issue Date:

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