• Short Summary

    Troops from the Leicestershire Regiment return home after serving in Korea.

  • Description

    Southampton, Hampshire. and Leicester, Leicestershire.

    GV. "Empire Orwell" nearing quayside, Southampton. SV. "Empire Orwell" nearing quayside, Southampton. Crowds waving. CU. Women waving. SV. Back view Lord and Lady Mayoress of Leicester. Troopship in background. SV. Angle shot troops waving from ship. STV. Mayor, Alderman Geoffrey Barnett, and Mayoress of Leicester chatting to troops aboard ship. CU. Leicester people. SV. Soldiers of The Royal Leicester Regiment disembarking. Pan down gangway. GV.SV. Leicesters marching through Leicester. STV. Leicesters marching through Leicester. Crowds cheering on pavements. SV. Travel shot. Band leading parade (not playing). SV. Travel shot. Crowd lining route. LV. Leicesters marching past Town Hall where Lord Mayor takes salute. CU. Mayor and other dignitaries on saluting base. SV. Leicesters marching past. STV. Crowd. SV. Leicesters marching past.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene "F")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    22.31
    Media URN:
    27293
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:35:00 / 01:34:39:00
    Canister:
    52/63

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