• Short Summary

    The Battle of Alcatraz draws bayside crowds and newsmen, US Coast Guard fly over head, US Marines fire grenades, Warden James Johnston inspects the damage and fingerprints are taken of the dead inmates

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Riot At Alcatraz

    USA: California: San Francisco: Alcatraz:
    INT/EXT

    ALCATRAZ. Great riot at Alcatraz, shots tear gas being put through bars, shots of the three ring leaders who are brought out dead, & have there finger prints taken,Coy, Cretzer, Harbard, Good close ups & long sh ts of the prison,


    CONVICTS Riot at Alcatraz, shots of warders putting gas in though bars at the prison, shots of the three convicts who are brought out for the last time to have there finger prints taken, the convicts are Coy, Cretzer, &


    PRISON. Shots of prison warders putting gas through bars at Alcatraz prison, where riots have taken place, shots of the three dead ringleaders after the battle is over, there names are ...Coy, Cretzer & Hubbard,


    Crime, Justice and Law Enforcement; United States of America; Prisons

    Bernard Paul Coy, Joseph Paul Cretzer, Miran Edgar Thompson, Clarence Carnes, Sam Shockley, Marvin Hubbard, escape attempt, postwar, peacetime, war is not mentioned, penal, mutiny, siege
    Background: The Battle of Alcatraz draws bayside crowds and newsmen, US Coast Guard fly over head, US Marines fire grenades, Warden James Johnston inspects the damage and fingerprints are taken of the dead inmates

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3A1WA9U0Q93DE7JLZYS9410BH
    Media URN:
    VLVA3A1WA9U0Q93DE7JLZYS9410BH
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/05/1946
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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