• Short Summary

    Sailors celebrate sinking of German battleship Bismarck, Royal Navy maneouvres, actual footage of attack, eyewitness accounts, officers congratulate troops

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: "Bismarck" Conquerors Come Home

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    EXT/INT

    AEROPLANES - RACING Planes take off Ark Royal during sinking of Bismarck action


    ALEXANDER .A.V. FIRST LORD OF THE ADMIRALTY Congratulates Navy on Bismarck action


    "BISMARCK" (See 17546 for details of sinking on NAVAL BRITISH


    DALRYMPLE-HAMILTON (Captain of H.M.S. Rodney). Speaks after Bismarck action


    DORSETSHIRE H.M.S. (Captain Martin) Cruiser and Crew after sinking of Bismarck.. Captain Martine congratulated by Admiral Wellwood-Maxwell


    ENNEVER LT. (Aircraft Carrier Victorious). Speaks after sinking of Bismarck


    MARTIN CAPTAIN. Captain of H.M.S. Dorsetshire..congratulated by Admiral Wellwood-Maxwell after sinking of Bismarck.


    NAVAL (British). Cruiser Dorsetshire after sinking Bismarck..and crew..Captain Martin congratulated by Admiral Wellwood-Maxwell..German survivors bought ashore..planes take off Ark Royal..Ad.Somerville planes action aboard Renown..actual action from 16mm..


    NAVAL (British). Captain Dalymple -Hamilton (Captain of Rodney)


    NAVAL (BRITISH). speaks..Mr. Alexander (1st Lord) congratulates Navy..Captain Phillips (H.M.S. Norfolk) speaks..Flt/Cmdr. Ronald (Aircraft Carrier Victorious) and Lt. Ennever of (Victorious) speak..also interview with Rodney Rating..


    PHILLIPS CAPTAIN (H.M.S. Morfolk). Speaks after sinking of Bismarck


    PRISONERS OF WAR Prisoners of war brought ashore after Bismarck action


    RANALD FLT/CMDR. (Aircraft Carrier Victorious). Speaks after sinking of Bismarck


    "RENOWN" Admiral Somerville plans action (for Bismarck action)


    SOMMERVILLE ADMIRAL SIR. Planes action aboard Renown


    WELLWOOD-MAXWELL ADMIRAL. Congratulates Captain Martin (H.M.S.Dorsetshire) on sinking of Bismarck


    Navy - Active; Personalities - Politicians

    ships, ship, Royal Navy, sailor, sailors, naval battle, victory, coming ashore, going ashore, German prisoners, aircraft carrier, airplane, crew, battle cruiser, officers, navigation, communication, telegraph, Morse code, torpedo bombers, battleship, cannons, eyewitness, prisoners of war, Swordfish, World War Two, World War 2, WW II, Second World War, RN, Fleet Air Arm, Royal Air Force, RAF, POW, POWs
    Background: Sailors celebrate sinking of German battleship Bismarck, Royal Navy maneouvres, actual footage of attack, eyewitness accounts, officers congratulate troops

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7HQYQDCC8KIESSDJ7U876LFN2
    Media URN:
    VLVA7HQYQDCC8KIESSDJ7U876LFN2
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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