• Short Summary

    Men held prisoner in Germany return to Boston in 1918 after years of captivity

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Home Once More

    USA: Massachusetts: Boston:
    EXT

    MAIN TITLE

    (9ft)


    LS. Ship at sea.

    (16ft)


    CU. Ship. Repatriated prisoners of war on deck.

    (27ft)


    MV Repatriated men & nurse on deck, some waving crutches.

    (38ft)


    LS Crowd of repatriated men on deck.

    (53ft)


    TITLE: BIDDING FAREWELL TO THEIR DUTCH NURSES ON BOARD THE STEAMER "SINDOVO".

    (62ft)


    MV. Nurses & repatriated men.

    (68ft)


    TGV Wounded being carried off on stretchers. CU. Ship's funnels.

    (77ft)


    TGV & MV. Wounded leaving ship.

    (102ft)


    TITLE: GREETED BY THOUSANDS ON ARRIVAL AT BOSTON QUAY.

    (107ft)


    LS Repatriated prisoners waving.

    (111ft)


    MV Wounded on crutches up gangplank.

    (117ft)


    CU Sign on card round man's neck - "God bless you all. Neutral Holland's thoughts & heartiest wishes follow you back to your mother country."

    (122ft)


    AT Boston (Lincs) Farewell to Dutch nurses


    Ships and Boats, Military - Injured, Lincolnshire

    WWI, World I, War I, Great War, First World War, POW, POWs, prisoner, ship
    Background: Men held prisoner in Germany return to Boston in 1918 after years of captivity

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACRNREHDI29PMIWTZHPQTH44IM
    Media URN:
    VLVACRNREHDI29PMIWTZHPQTH44IM
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1918
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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