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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'U.S. Marines in Atom Test' 52/40

    Same material as in Newsreel Story - American voiceover

    Yucca Flat, Nevada,.United States of America

    U.S.A.'s 28th atom bomb test - as planned support for ground troops U.S. Marines are only 3 miles from blast, closer than any troops before.

    American titles reads: "Marines Undergo Atom Test!" G.V.& S.V. Marines getting into slit trenches. S.V. Marines ducking in slit trenches S.CU. 3 Marines. LV. Tracer rockets fired as explosion measurements Explosion. C.U. Marine. L.V. Explosion. S.V. Back view marines moving towards explosion. Pan up column of smoke and dust. D.V. Explosion and mushroom cloud from Atomic bomb.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    26856
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    8.51
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:05:00 / 01:52:57:00
    Canister:
    52/40 H (Selected Originals)
    Sort Number:
    52/040 H
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    picks Atombombe History Atomic Bomb
  • Stills

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

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