• Short Summary

    Men of the 2nd Parachute Brigade return to England after service in Palestine.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Southampton".

    Southampton, Hampshire. 6th Airborne Division (2nd Parachute brigade) returns from Palestine.

    CU Pan of the side of the ship, the Alcantra, showing crowds of troops leaning over the side.

    MS Major Paddy Brett, victim of terrorist flogging, running down the gangplank

    MS CU Commanding Officer Brigadier O'Brien-Twohigg walking off.

    MS CU troops, with full kit, marching off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1177.09
    Media URN:
    40614
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/02/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:22:00 / 01:19:56:00
    Canister:
    47/11

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