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  • Short Summary

    Soldiers transport wounded man on stretcher plus injured on deck of hospital ship.

  • Description

    Hospital Ship.

    Location of events unknown.

    British Army soldiers wheeling a two-wheeled cart carrying a wounded man on a stretcher. They push it down a path; then carry stretcher into a small building (which might lead to dock).

    Next; shot taken from docks (?) looking up at men on deck of hospital ship ('Oxfordshire'?); some have bandages on arms; heads; etc. M/S of officers walking along deck.

    Medical; health care. Military.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2400.16
    Media URN:
    76389
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1929
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:17:00 / 01:47:52:00
    Canister:
    ON 311 A

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "men on deck of hospital ship ('Oxfordshire'?)" - yes, the vessel is the HMHS Oxfordshire.

    I think the clip's current, and rather wide, date range of 1910-29 can safely be reduced to 1914-1918.

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