Other title(s):Return of Wounded Exchanged Prisoners
Description:1. Intertitle: Arrival in Konstanz. Image: Arrival of the released German POWs at the railway station of Konstanz on the Bodensee, returnees still in the carriages; officers on a parade ground; on the platform again: officers in conversation; again on the parade ground: a military band plays, Grand Duke Friedrich II of Baden speaks to the assembled returnees. 2. Intertitle: Being received by HRH the Grand Duke of Baden and Prince Max of Baden. Image: Grand Duke Friedrich II of Baden speaks on the railway platform with some of the returning soldiers; officers in conversation; military band plays to welcome them; women on the platform. 3. Intertitle: Inspecting the troops. Image: Friedrich II of Baden and officers inspect the returnees assembled in the square; Friedrich II of Baden speaks to the homecoming soldiers; several returnees, singing; girls present flowers; two German officers; pan along the soldiers assembled in the square; at the platform again: sign with the inscription: Welcome to the Homeland, returnees leave the platform; proceed through the city, incl. over the old Rheintor bridge. 4. Intertitle: Cheers for the Kaiser. Image: Friedrich II of Baden, German officers and the returnees on the parade ground, officers salute.
Keywords:EFG1914 / World War I / Germany / Military ceremonies, honors, and salutes / Prisoners of war / World War, 1914-1918