• Short Summary

    Newsreel footage of battle fleet covering allied landing operations in North Africa.

  • Description

    AT SEA:
    EXT
    Various of planes flying along (including Grumman Martlett), flying near aircraft carrier, ship firing guns. Guns and equipment on ship. Pom guns and man looking out. Man looking thru binoculars. Aircraft Carrier. Wake from ship. Looking down on to deck of ship and guns. Various of Troops exercising on deck. Plane flying over Aircraft Carrier. Two Destroyers, one behind the other, passing each other. Sailor looking thru binoculars. Pom guns. Wake at side of ship. Navy personnel on range finder and one at wireless. Stern of ship showing wake.

    INT
    Various of Vice-Admiral smoking cigarette in cabin and speaking to another officer.

    EXT
    Ship on horizon, wake of ship. Convoy of ships on horizon. Catapulting plane (Walrus) taking off and flying away over sea. Wake from ship TILT UP Aircraft carrier followed by battleship. Three planes in air. Aircraft Carrier sailing along
    Background: Newsreel footage of battle fleet covering allied landing operations in North Africa.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1795Q8GYZVMVFKBHYF0O8BG55
    Media URN:
    VLVA1795Q8GYZVMVFKBHYF0O8BG55
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    MISCELLANEOUS SEAS: HARDY'S NAVAL MATERIAL. Taken With the Battle Fleet Covering the Allied Landing Operations in North Africa MISCELLANEOUS SEAS: HARDY'S NAVAL MATERIAL. Taken With the Battle Fleet Covering the Allied Landing Operations in North Africa

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