PERSONAL RECORD. O'BRIEN, DAVID. DAVID'S HOMECOMING

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Year
1945
Reference
F61352
Media type
Moving image
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Rights Information
Year
1945
Reference
F61352
Media type
Moving image
Item unavailable online
Place of production
New Zealand/Aotearoa
Categories
Amateur
Duration
0:04:17
Credits
Photography: David O’brien

“David's Homecoming"
Views from hill of troop ship coming into Wellington harbour. Views from the wharf of servicemen looking from bulkhead of the HMS Chitral door, soldiers crowded on decks to see people waiting on the wharf below. Family group waiting on wharf. Toddler in knitted hat and mittens 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 pose for the camera outside home.