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  • Description

    United States of America (USA).

    Title reads "Munition Explosion Kill 321".

    Various shots over a harbour at San Francisco Bay, near small town of Port Chicago, where two ammunition ships exploded killing over 300 people and destroying large area around. Clouds of smoke are seen spreading over the harbour. Several shots of a map showing where the explosions took place. Various shots of the rubble and destruction. Men working on clearing the rubble. Several shots of the people in town of Port Chicago with broken windows, doors, blasted, clocks stopped, shattered buildings etc. More shots of the rubble.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    74201
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2084.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:16:00 / 01:22:57:00
    Canister:
    UN 1434 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 1434 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Small Towns America Small Towns America
  • Stills

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

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