• Short Summary

    Wounded troops return home and more soldiers are inspected by South African Deputy PM.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "African Mirror No. 94 - Wounded Troops Return to the Union."

    South Africa.

    Various shots of wounded South African soldiers arriving in port aboard a hospital ship. Shots of them on deck and looking from port holes. Shot of Red Cross flag. Shots of nurses.

    Shots of a South African hospital train waiting for its cargo of wounded.

    Wounded troops are carried or helped from the ship and get on board the hospital train. Two men on stretchers are lowered from ship in crate. Men are loaded onto train.

    Title reads: "African Mirror No. 94 - The Deputy Prime Minister Reviews Springboks".

    MS of Transvaal Regiment flag flying on flag pole.

    Various shots of South African Deputy Prime Minister, Colonel Deneys Reitz, inspecting troops.

    MS Three soldiers being presented with medals by high ranking officer.

    Various shots of march past by the regiment lead by their pony mascot. Colonel Reitz takes the salute.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    596.12
    Media URN:
    59368
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:10:00 / 01:35:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 173 B

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