Men held prisoner in Germany return to Boston in 1918 after years of captivity
SLATE INFORMATION: Home Once More
USA: Massachusetts: Boston:
LS. Ship at sea.
CU. Ship. Repatriated prisoners of war on deck.
MV Repatriated men & nurse on deck, some waving crutches.
LS Crowd of repatriated men on deck.
TITLE: BIDDING FAREWELL TO THEIR DUTCH NURSES ON BOARD THE STEAMER "SINDOVO".
MV. Nurses & repatriated men.
TGV Wounded being carried off on stretchers. CU. Ship's funnels.
TGV & MV. Wounded leaving ship.
TITLE: GREETED BY THOUSANDS ON ARRIVAL AT BOSTON QUAY.
LS Repatriated prisoners waving.
MV Wounded on crutches up gangplank.
CU Sign on card round man's neck - "God bless you all. Neutral Holland's thoughts & heartiest wishes follow you back to your mother country."
AT Boston (Lincs) Farewell to Dutch nurses
Ships and Boats, Military - Injured, Lincolnshire
WWI, World I, War I, Great War, First World War, POW, POWs, prisoner, ship
Background: Men held prisoner in Germany return to Boston in 1918 after years of captivity