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  • Description

    Titles read: "ESCAPE FROM TROUBLE".

    Location of events unknown - somewhere in Britain?

    At a training centre for submarine crews we see men being instructed in the use of the Davis Escape Apparatus. Sailors wearing skimpy pants try out their nose and mouth pieces then go inside a chamber which represents the escape compartment of a disabled submarine.

    The chamber is flooded and through a porthole we see the sailors floating about inside. The men float to the surface of the water and take off their breathing apparatus. C/U of a sailor removing his goggles and looking rather waterlogged.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44122
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1336.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:45:00 / 01:50:39:00
    Canister:
    42/74
    Sort Number:
    42/074
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    WW2 Submarines
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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