• Short Summary

    Most astounding naval pictures of present war give graphic impression of tremendous ordeal undergone by men of Royal Navy and Merchant Fleet in vital convoy to Malta.

  • Description

    Mediterranean Sea:
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    LV of Aircraft Carrier at sea. Very Distant Long view taken from ship of other ships with explosions all around them. LV ship seeming to be hit and on fire. SCU Captain in tin hat looking through glasses. SV of ships - explosions bursting nearby. LAV of plane in air over ships. SV of Naval Officer eating and looking to camera; Captain in tin hat releasing mines overboard; mines exploding; various of patrol boats along, mountainous coastline in background; Crew on deck; gun crew wearing tin hats as firing gun; gun crew firing naval gun as watched by naval officer; Boat along; Gun crew loading and firing gun; sailor steering ship (using ship's wheel); member of crew scanning sky with binoculars; sailor steering boat; patrol boat along;

    Navy - Active; Ships and Boats; World War II; Second World War
    Background: Most astounding naval pictures of present war give graphic impression of tremendous ordeal undergone by men of Royal Navy and Merchant Fleet in vital convoy to Malta.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7ZZVRXLS4UHQBW8VNMIEH3QES
    Media URN:
    VLVA7ZZVRXLS4UHQBW8VNMIEH3QES
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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