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  • Short Summary

    Australian wives of British servicemen arrive at Plymouth on aircraft carrier 'Victorious'.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

    Plymouth, Devon.

    Australian wives of British servicemen arrive at Plymouth in tender 'Sir Richard Grenville' (launch) bringing them to shore from the aircraft carrier 'Victorious'. Brides on deck of tender try to spot their husbands on quay and walk over gangway to shore carrying luggage. Various shots of brides looking happy. Brides being greeted by their naval husbands.

    Several shots of aircraft carrier 'Victorious'. Several shots of brides coming down gangplank of Victorious and onto the tender. Sailors on board carrier wave goodbye to the women (or hello to the camera).

    Nice shots of brides and their sailor husbands kissing for the camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2319.09
    Media URN:
    65966
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:30:00 / 01:30:09:00
    Canister:
    UN 1515 C

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