• Short Summary

    Ships loaded with German poison gas blown up and sank in the Skaggerak.

  • Description

    Skaggerak, North Sea.

    Title reads: 'Giftgas ins Meer'.

    Various shots of the ships at sea. Men leaving the ships and boarding a barge - the ships are loaded with German poison gas and are to be blasted. Men putting their gas masks on. Cameraman ready to film the blowing up of the ships. Several shots of the ships being blasted, thick smoke rising in the air, men watching. Ship sinking, disappearing in water.

    Date found in the old record - 24/04/1946. German voiceover.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2307.19
    Media URN:
    65796
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:14:00 / 01:52:48:00
    Canister:
    UN 1394 A

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