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    Jack French's (radio operator on H.M.S. Amethyst) hometown celebrates his safe return from China

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Our Roving Camera Reports

    ENGLAND: Plymouth: Devon: Ashburton:
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    AEROPLANES AMERICAN Shots of wreckage scattered over a wide area...when a D. C Liner & a Bolivian fighter crashed in mid air..51 killed only the pilot of the fighter plane survived.


    RADIO-OPERATOR JACK FRENCH of the AMETHYST D.S.M. Welcomed home...crowds at his home town of Ashburton, Devon...speaks.


    Personalities - Armed Forces; Navy - Active

    royal navy, homecoming, celebration, sailors, seamen
    Background: Jack French's (radio operator on H.M.S. Amethyst) hometown celebrates his safe return from China

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB16NZYQ23GV1WFX35I4JDO04Q
    Media URN:
    VLVAB16NZYQ23GV1WFX35I4JDO04Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/11/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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