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“David's Homecoming"
Views from hill of troop ship coming into Wellington harbour. Shots taken from the wharf of soldiers looking from bulkhead of the HMS Chitral door, soldiers crammed on deck. People waiting on the wharf. Māori woman on wharf. Close up of soldier. Toddler waving. Man on stretcher being brought down gangway followed by able bodied soldiers carrying their duffels. Soldier and family [David O’Brien] at the wharf. Soldier with family outside home.

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Year 1945

Reference number F61352

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Amateur

Duration 0:04:17

Viewing locations Digital file available to view at medialibrary, Wellington

Credits Photography: David O’brien

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