• Short Summary

    British ships engage German forces while steaming to aid Soviets

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Navy Gives Aid to Russia

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    AEROPLANES R.A.F. AND NAVAL PLANES. Fleet Air Arm bombers take off from Furious & Victorious going North..lined up on decks..Fulmar fighters take off..Swordfish fighters take off..Albecore bombers ditto..from "Victorious"

    AIRCRAFT CARRIERS Albecore bombers & Fulmer fighters take off deck of Victorious

    BURROUGHS ADMIRAL./Rear..C.B., D.S.O. Visits ships in his command on cruise going north into Arctic waters..Cruisers, destroyers, aircraft carriers etc..speaks to crew

    BURROUGH, Sir Harold Martin GCB, KBE, DSO (4 July 1889 - 22 October 1977)

    H.M.S.FURIOUS. (AIRCRAFT - CARRIER) Swordfish planes take off from Furious bound for Petsamo

    NAVAL (BRITISH). Admiral Burroughs visits ships in his command..Cruisers, destroyers & Aircraft Carriers Furious & Victorious going North..Fleet Air Arm bombers take off on reconnaissance flight..signals flash from ship to ship..bombers lined up on aircraft carriers..planes take off..Fulmar fighters take off..Swordfish fighters take off..Albecore Bombers take off..

    "VICTORIOUS", Aircraft Carrier Albecore bombers lined up on deck of Victorious.. take off.. roaring over deck heading towards Kirkenes & Petsamo also Fulmar fighters take-off

    Navy - Active; Soviet Union

    Discipline, Finland, Norway, North Atlantic, Arctic circle, storms, rough seas, decks awash, signals, heliograph, torpedo bombers, fighters, biplanes, Fairey Albacore, spotters, anti-aircraft guns, AA, battery, batteries, flak, warplanes, ack-ack, carrier landing, World War II, WWII, Second World War, War, WW2
    Background: British ships engage German forces while steaming to aid Soviets

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA86O1YD91I40F9LK2U64LU82OH
    Media URN:
    VLVA86O1YD91I40F9LK2U64LU82OH
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:13:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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