Members of British armed forces boarding ships for foreign service.
SLATE INFORMATION: Outward Bound! Troopships leave for foreign stations
ENGLAND: Hampshire: Southampton:
Members of British armed forces along quayside and boarding ships carrying kit bags and sacks including one sailor kissing girlfriend goodbye. Members of Royal Northumberland Fusiliers and Royal Irish Fusiliers boarding HMS Dorsetshire going to Palestine as families wave from dock.
Background: Members of British armed forces boarding ships for foreign service.