• Short Summary

    321 British children are aboard the SS Volendam on their way to Canada when the ship is torpedoed, but it arrives safely back in port and they are in good spirits, smiling and waving to the camera and sitting on a bus

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Children Torpedoed by Nazis

    SCOTLAND: Unknown:
    EXT

    Three hundred and twenty-one children are bombed by a German u-boat on their way to Canada but arrive safely

    EVACUATION Evacuated children torpedoed on way to Canada arrived safely back with no losses

    Children

    World War II, World War 2, WWII, Second World War, war, kids, child, bomb, bombed, target, targeted, SS Volendam, kid, children, bombing, torpedoes, U-Boat, Kriegsmarine, liner, ocean liner, passenger, cruise ship, boat
    Background: 321 British children are aboard the SS Volendam on their way to Canada when the ship is torpedoed, but it arrives safely back in port and they are in good spirits, smiling and waving to the camera and sitting on a bus

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7KJSNJSRO5872M2LS6SQGFH5U
    Media URN:
    VLVA7KJSNJSRO5872M2LS6SQGFH5U
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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