Bochum Island, Germany.
Lifeboatmen make ready as they move out to sea. The lifeboat crew demonstrate a rocket device which fires a rope to a ship in distress. VS of lifeboat on choppy seas. VS as they throw ropes to sinking fishing ship.
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A lifeboat is taken down towards the sea across the mud using a tractor.
Footage of the Rye lifeboat, 17 crew members died in disaster.
Cuts (rushes, out takes) for TOLL FOR THE BRAVE in G 1556.
Footage of lifeboat being launched and heading out to sea.
A lifeboat is brought ashore, location unknown.
French newsreel story about lifeboatmen saving men from stricken vessel in rough seas.
Boat docking and mooring.
Footage of lifeboat launch.