• Short Summary

    WRAFs help servicemen's families board ship bound for Middle East.

  • Description

    WRAF (Women's Royal Air Force) nursemaids in Liverpool, Merseyside.

    L/S of ship "Empress of Australia" alongside quay. M/S of luggage on quayside waiting to be loaded. Various shots of WRAFs helping mothers and young children board the ship. The ship is taking wives and children of servicemen out to join them in the Middle East. M/S of women and children on deckchairs on deck of ship, a WRAF picks up a toddler and puts him on a rocking horse.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1369.31
    Media URN:
    44855
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/05/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:10:00 / 01:49:12:00
    Canister:
    NP 246

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