• Short Summary

    American GIs and nurses, wounded in battle, are brought home on SS Arcadia.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Flash frame of title card.

    Unnamed port on East Coast of United States of America (USA).

    SS Arcadia, hospital ships, brings US casualties home. L/S Arcadia coming into dock, red cross orderlies are waiting on quayside. Various shots wounded American servicemen on deck, some on stretchers, all seem in high spirits to be returning home. Various shots nurses and patients on board, some are playing board games. M/S nurses posing for camera. M/S army doctors on deck. Various shots ambulances on quayside. L/S empty stretchers on deck of ship. Various shots wounded GIs and one wounded nurse being helped off ship into ambulances.

    American newsreel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1921.18
    Media URN:
    61377
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:05:00 / 01:45:07:00
    Canister:
    UN 780 B

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