His Majesty's U-Boat 1941

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Item title reads - His Majesty's U-boat 570.

U-boat captured by British Hudson bomber. Location of events unknown.

M/S of Squadron Leader Thompson, skipper of the Hudson bomber, laughing and smoking a pipe. Still photograph of the U-boat 570. Various shots of sailors cheering as the...

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Cataloguer:
Emma
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
39424
Sort Number:
41/081
Time in/Out:
01:11:45:00 / 01:12:24:00
Canister:
41/81
Film ID:
1133.07
Issue Date:
09/10/1941

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  • "Squadron Leader Thompson" is James Thompson.

    jamied 11th Sep 2013

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