• Short Summary

    Americans mourn as US war dead arrive by ship, including the casket of the unknown soldier

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: America Honours Her War Dead

    USA: New York:

    NEW YORK American war dead begin to come home. 6200 bodies on a ship. A casket on deck bears the remains of the "Unknown Hero" which is drawn on a gun carriage

    WAR DEAD First of American war dead arrive home at New York. 6200 bodies - including the casket which bears the remain of the Unknown Warrior which is drawn on a gun-carriage

    United States of America; Ceremonies - Memorial; World War II

    Second World War, World War II, WWII, World War Two, War, troops, soldiers
    Background: Americans mourn as US war dead arrive by ship, including the casket of the unknown soldier

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA90RU751X9UUG6NFV7KIEMA5E5
    Media URN:
    VLVA90RU751X9UUG6NFV7KIEMA5E5
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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