• Short Summary

    Ladies from the Women's Royal Naval Service deliver mail to various ships from a launch.

  • Description

    W.R.E.N.S. - (WRNS)

    Ladies from the Women's Royal Naval Service organise a postal service for ships. Location of events unknown.

    C/U of fleet mail office sailing times. Various shots of WRNS (Women's Royal Naval Service) Third Officer Trainer (?) and other ladies bringing out sacks of mail and taking them down to a launch. Various shots as the ladies sail off for one of their two daily trips and stop at various ships with the post. A sailor opens a letter from home. Various shots of the ladies delivering. C/U of Third Officer Trainer and a sailor stood on deck.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1550.23
    Media URN:
    49750
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:34:00 / 01:44:06:00
    Canister:
    NSP 334

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