Troops board ship to leave for home from Shanghai.
Item title reads: "Homeward Bound! More reservists leave for England - and Xmas at home!"
M/S ship in dock, with lots of movement of men and stuff. There are Chinese men carrying packs, soldiers on the decks and people crowded on the quayside. People on the dockside sell wares to soldiers from baskets lifted up on long poles. The soldiers hang over the side, watching and bargaining.