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    Southampton, England: NIGHT SHOTS. GV Troopship 'Empire Fowey' moving in at Southampton Dock. Nearer Shot Ditto. SCU People on quayside waving. LV Gloucesters waving from troopship. Nearer Shot Ditto. GV Crowd on quayside. Angle Shot Troops on ship. LV Troops down gangplank. SCU Ditto. GV Pan Troops onto quayside mid relatives. CU Soldier kissing girl. CU Another couple kiss. SCU Soldier with three girls. SCU Officer kissing mother, girl at side. CU Soldier kissing girl under mistletoe. CU Soldier kissing wife & mother. SV Captain & Mrs. Harvey walking over to mike. CU Mrs. Harvey is asked what it is like to have her husband home, she answered:-(Nat.sd.)- husband at side. CU Colonel Digby Grist. CU Colonel Grist speaks:-(Nat.sd.) GV Some of Gloucesters posing. SV Ditto.



    CU Mrs. Harvey speaks:- "Wonderful, it certainly is."



    CU Colonel Grist speaks:- "Very happy to be home for Christmas, & I am thanking the (Empire Fowey?) for that, they said they would get us home, and they have got us home."



    Military - Active; Domestic Life; Great Britain




    Initials


    HAWKINS, GEMMELL, HUBBARD
    Southampton

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2CDZ3H8LIQKIBFZBVBIMJZ9KM
    Media URN:
    VLVA2CDZ3H8LIQKIBFZBVBIMJZ9KM
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/12/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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