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    Greenock, Scotland: GV Queen Elizabeth lying at anchor at Greenock. SV name
    "Queen Elizabeth" on bow. GBV Queen Elizabeth. SBV pan G.I.'s entering Queen
    Elizabeth thru hatch in ship's side. SFV G.I.'s walking down gangplank into
    Queen Elizabeth. GV pan shot showing men lining decks of Queen Elizabeth. GBV
    showing men lining decks of Queen Elizabeth. LTV men sitting and standing on
    deck looking at camera. CU pan G.I.'s smiling.



    U.S.A.: FIRST YANKS SAIL HOME - World's greatest liners, Queen Mary and Queen
    Elizabeth, each carry 15,000 Americans on first return voyages from Europe. En
    Route For New York, Miscellaneous Seas, U.S.A. SAV Queen Mary coming towards en
    route for New York. Shot from blimp flying round Queen Mary of bow ploughing
    thru water. GBV Queen Mary under way with Navy Dirigible flying above. Shot of
    Queen Mary below taken from inside Dirigible. GBV Queen Mary under way with Navy
    Dirigible flying above. Top angle view Queen Mary's bow flying thru water. TV
    mass of troops on deck in front of bridge of Queen Mary. STV Queen Mary under
    way. TV mass of troops on afterpart Queen Mary. GV ship under way.



    New York Harbour: Shot flying round Statue of Liberty. GV
    Queen Mary passing Statue of Liberty. TV Queen Mary being assisted by tugs GV
    queen Mary passing New York sky scrapers. Close air shot after part of Queen
    Mary showing decks lined with troops. SV men waving over ship's side. Angle shot
    looking up at men in Queen Mary's lifeboat. Nearer shot looking at men in
    lifeboat. GV Queen Mary passing New York skyline.



    GOOD SCENES:- GV Queen Mary steaming past New York skyscrapers in b-g. Nearer
    shot Queen Mary steaming past New York skyscrapers in b-g. LV Queen Mary
    steaming past New York skyscrapers in b-g. LV Queen Mary - and BV of service men
    and women on dock watching. LV stern of ship crowded with troops - Statue of
    Liberty in b-g.



    New York Harbour, Miscellaneous Seas:
    LBV of Queen Mary - decks crowded with troops. LTV Queen Mary steaming past
    camera - New York skyline in b-g. GTV mass troops on deck of ship. GTV mass of
    troops on deck of ship. SV bow of ship cutting thru water - Statue of Liberty in
    b-g. LTV Queen Mary steaming towards. GTV and STV stern of ship showing masses
    of troops. LV Queen Mary steaming along. SAV pan shot of Queen Mary steaming
    along and turning. GTV bow of ship - troops on deck. GTV mass of troops on deck.
    GTV mass of troops on stern of ship. GTV stern of ship - troops on deck. GV
    Queen Mary steaming past skyscrapers - Statue of Liberty in f-g. 2 LBV's Queen
    Mary steaming along. Shot of troops on deck looking over side and thru
    portholes. GV troops on deck looking over side of ship. Shot of troops looking
    over side and waving holding sign reading "CHEERIO AGNES - 'ARRY".



    Shot of Queen Mary - skyscrapers in b-g. LBV Queen Mary
    sailing along. GTV Queen mary steaming along. Shot of boat and troops lined up
    looking over side. Long side view troops walking down gangway from Queen Mary
    with kit-bags - "CUNARD WHITE STAR" written on gangway. SV and LV troops walking
    down gangway from Queen Mary with kitbags. Shot Queen Mary tied up at dock -
    workers on dock watching.



    Ships and Boats; Post-War;
    United States of America; Demobilisation; Military - Active




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    Film ID:
    VLVA9PWF18WDBZJCKMMS0D74P67SA
    Media URN:
    VLVA9PWF18WDBZJCKMMS0D74P67SA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/07/1945
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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