• Short Summary

    Empire prisoners of war arrive in Alexandria by ship and are welcomed home

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: "They Came from Italian Prison Camps"

    EGYPT: Alexandria:
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    Wounded or ill British prisoners of war arrive in Alexandria from Italy by ship and continue on home by train

    HOSPITAL SHIP. Br: hospital ship Smyrna brings repatriated Empire troops home from Italy.


    MILITARY BRITISH Repatriated Empire troops return from Italy on hospital ship Smyrna..wounded carried ashore..entraining..civilian women hand out cigarettes


    NURSES. On hospital ship Smyrna bring repatriated Empire troops home from Italy..landed at Alexandria.


    PRISONERS OF WAR. Hospital ship brings wounded Empire prisoners from Italy landed at Alexandria..entertaining for Cairo.


    RAILWAYS. Women hand out cigs: to repatriated wounded Empire troops on train..at Alexandria


    Prisoners of War; Italy

    troops, soldiers, Allies, Allied Forces, World War II, World War Two, Second World War, war, nurses, wounded, nuns
    Background: Empire prisoners of war arrive in Alexandria by ship and are welcomed home

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5NLJSOGRWDYB1LUIJZHOUNDNJ
    Media URN:
    VLVA5NLJSOGRWDYB1LUIJZHOUNDNJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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