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  • Short Summary

    Soldiers from the Queen's Own Regiment return home after service overseas.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - location and date unclear or unknown.

    Tilbury Dock, London.

    The 2nd Battalion of the Queen's Own Royal Regiment (the West Surreys) arrives at Tilbury after nearly 91/2 years overseas.

    VS Pan of the troops waving from the deck of the ship. "Highland Princess".

    CU Allan Meaton kisses his mother and father.

    CU Various close ups showing shoulder flashes of the regiment.

    CU men kissing their wives.

    CU one of the men drinks a cup of tea.

    CU soldier holding sleeping child.

    LS Pan of the ship "Highland Princess" with troops lining the rails.

    (Neg & Mute.) Material dates from around February 1947.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2130.11
    Media URN:
    63451
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:58:00 / 01:41:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 1636 B

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