• Short Summary

    Troops return to Southampton for Christmas after serving overseas.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Southampton. 'Home For The Holidays'. The 'Nevassa' arrives just in time to enable troops to have Xmas in Blighty."

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    Soldiers lined up on the dockside give a cheer to the camera. They pick up their kitbags and begin to move. They appear happy to be in Britain for Christmas.

    More shots of different troops walking alongside train on dock. Men are still coming down gangplank from troopship.

    Troops march away behind a military band.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    655.23
    Media URN:
    26401
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/12/1930
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:44:00 / 01:36:19:00
    Canister:
    31/104

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