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  • Short Summary

    Canadian troops depart for home.

  • Description

    Farewell to the motherland - Canada's victorious sons leave for home. Possibly Liverpool, Merseyside.

    Canadian troops leave for home. Masses of Canadian soldiers marching/walking- front diag. shot ; as they pass; nurses and an Army officer are handing something to them. Then DS of men forming a long single-file line. DS closer; as they step onto bottom of stairs and start climbing up. The troops stand around on ship listening as a man in top hat & medallion; Mayor of Liverpool ? speaks. Then they all lift their hats; giving a rousing hip hip hooray cheer.

    Departure, World War One; homecoming.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1904.35
    Media URN:
    75533
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:00:21:00 / 02:01:08:00
    Canister:
    ON 119 H

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