La Rochelle, France.
Title: "Off to Devil's Isle. 684 convicts leave in prison ship 'La Martiniere' for notorious penal settlement".
L/S of the harbour, a crowd of people are moving along a road towards the quayside. Various L/Ss of the crowd on the quayside, a lot of the men wear...
Red Devils and American Golden Knights are filmed by a helmet camera as they free fall.
French convicts climb aboard a prison ship that will take them off to exile and Devil's Island.
RAF parachute demonstration at Henlow airfield.
Hundreds of convicts board a prison ship, bound for Devil's Island in the Caribbean Sea.
American newsreel showing dedication ceremony for pioneer airmen, the Wright Brothers.
France will stop sending its criminals to Devil's Island off the coast of French Guiana.
Early animation material - Pathe are looking after this for animation expert Ken Clark.