• Short Summary

    British women and children evacuated from Singapore before her surrender arrive in Britain.

  • Description

    Titles read: "REFUGEES FROM SINGAPORE ARRIVE IN BRITAIN".

    Location of events unknown - a British port.

    Various shots of British children and women evacuated during the last days before the surrender of Singapore arriving by ship at a British dock. As the children come walking down the gangplank, several clutch their toys. A woman holds the twin baby daughters of Dr Sybill Lewis. A 3-month-old baby is carried in a wicker basket. Most of the children wear pixie hoods; one little girl wears a siren suit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1318.29
    Media URN:
    43661
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:50:00 / 01:50:38:00
    Canister:
    42/18

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