• Short Summary

    Allied prisoners of war liberated and slowly returning home.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "CAPTIVES COURAGEOUS".

    Various.

    Various shots of Canadian POW's marching away after their release.

    Several shots of a group of British and Empire prisoners of war in a camp.

    Various shots of British POW's suffering from starvation. Some disturbing close up shots of their arms and legs.

    Several shots of ex British POW's seated in camp canteen in England. Former POW's leaving camp with their hands full of English pound notes, and proceeding on leave.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1151.15
    Media URN:
    39911
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/04/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:38:00 / 01:36:10:00
    Canister:
    45/33

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