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  • Description

    San Francisco, California, United States of America (USA).

    GV. Liner "San Francisco" at sea. SV. Top view, the three GI's on deck surrounded by press. CU. The three GI's William Cowart, Lewis Griggs and Otho Bell. SV. As they walk down gangplank. SV. One of them being greeted by man. CU. Cowart being embraced by his mother. CU. & SV. Griggs greeted by his widowed mother. CU. Otho Bell overcome at the sight of his four year old daughter and his wife. GV. Reunion, and pressmen. SV. The three GI's being arrested on leaving dock. SV. Top view, the three GI's being arrested on leaving dock. SV. Army jeep taking them away. These men are former Prisoners Of War (POW) who chose to stay in China after the Korean War but now decided to return home. They will have to face court-martial.

    (F.G.) (Orig.D.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    31009
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    539.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:50:00 / 01:32:34:00
    Canister:
    55/63
    Sort Number:
    55/063
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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