• Short Summary

    Despite being torn in half by a torpedo a tanker was brought back to safety.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Half A Ship Saved".

    Half a torpedoed ship saved. Captain Smail brings stern of wrecked ship into port.

    VS of the stern half of a tanker aground on a beach in England.

    VS of the captain and the chief engineer walking around the decks of the wreck inspecting the wreckage.

    CU Sign scrawled across the deck "Send Help Urgent".

    MS Captain, Engineer and crew man stand on deck.

    LS of ship on beach.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1039.07
    Media URN:
    20632
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:33:00 / 01:08:41:00
    Canister:
    40/21

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