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  • Short Summary

    Former British Prisoners of War are brought back home to Liverpool on SS Manowai.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused Material.

    Liverpool, Merseyside.

    A troopship, SS "Manowai" bringing British ex Prisoners of War (POWs) back to England, arrives at Liverpool. The quayside is crowded and decorated with flags. Troops wave from the ship. Soldiers sailors and airmen some down the gangplank, with kitbags. One airman receives a terrific welcome from two women. The troops drive away and there is a brief shot of the Liver building with clock at 2.40 panning quickly to lorries moving off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2058.10
    Media URN:
    62692
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:09:00 / 01:50:45:00
    Canister:
    UN 1287 B

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