• Short Summary

    Royal Navy warships escorting a British convoy in the Mediterranean attacked by German torpedo bombers and divebombers with one aircraft shot down in flames to crash into the sea

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Mediterranean Fleet Beats Axis Warplanes

    MEDITERRANEAN OCEAN:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES GERMAN. German plane ABLAZE & CRUSHING IS SEA (V. G.) planes in distance in heavy A. A. fire attacking


    AEROPLANES GERMAN. Convoy in Mediterranean


    ANTI-AIRCRAFT German planes attack convoy in Med::in heavy A.A. fire from our ships


    CAMOUFLAGE. Camouflaged ships (Naval Vessel)


    NAVAL. Bombers attack British patrols in Mediterranean.. H.M.S.Naiad..Heavy A.A. fire..bombs drop in sea.. enemy plane ABLAZE & CRASHING IN SEA..(V.G.) bomb near misses cruiser..pom-pom crew..


    Navy - Active; Airforce - Active

    destroyer, convoy, Royal Navy, lookout, Eastern Mediterranean, fleet, armada, Junkers 87 Stuka divebomber, Junkers 88 torpedo bomber, ack ack, flak, anti-aircraft fire, quad guns, pom pom, naval gunfire, torpedo, bombs, explosions, turret, machine gun, strafe, cannon, crash, fire, flame, WWII, World War II, Second World War
    Background: Royal Navy warships escorting a British convoy in the Mediterranean attacked by German torpedo bombers and divebombers with one aircraft shot down in flames to crash into the sea

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1HV1B364ERGPLEGF7XY8UK7GL
    Media URN:
    VLVA1HV1B364ERGPLEGF7XY8UK7GL
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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