• Short Summary

    Northumberland Fusiliers say goodbye to their loved ones as they leave for Egypt.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Southampton - THEIR'S NOT TO REASON WHY! - 1st Batt. Northumberland Fusiliers have 5 precious hours with their loved ones en route from West Indies to Egypt."

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    Solders walking down gangplank. Crowds of people waiting onshore to see their loved ones off to Egypt. Crowds going onboard the ship, both solders and civilians. Couples kissing goodbye. Several shots of the family and friends walking down gangplank - leaving ship. Several shots of the crowds and men onboard waving to each other. Ship leaving the harbour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    783.11
    Media URN:
    8703
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:41:00 / 01:18:36:00
    Canister:
    34/18

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