• Short Summary

    Naval merchantman convoy arrives safely in England after fending off a night attack by air and a daylight attack by U-boat, which is then depth-charged and supposedly destroyed by Polish and Royal Navy destroyers

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Another Huge Convoy Safe in Port

    ENGLAND: Unknown:
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    British convoy arrives safely in England after having fended off a night air attack, including spotting of enemy submarine, which is then depth charged and hit by American destroyers

    CONVOYS Attacked at night..Pom poms beat attack.. enemy submarine sighted.. depth charges.. oil seen on water indicating U. Boat ended in disaster

    Navy - Active; Airforce - Active; Ships and Boats

    World War II, World War 2, WWII, Second World War, war, sub, Royal Navy, naval, Luftwaffe, RN, Kriegsmarine, anti-aircraft, ack ack, flak, pom pom, Bursa, Polish, Poland, destroyer, lookout, sentry, U-boat, depth charge, charges, explosive, explosives, 50 destroyers for bases, Lend Lease, RN
    Background: Naval merchantman convoy arrives safely in England after fending off a night attack by air and a daylight attack by U-boat, which is then depth-charged and supposedly destroyed by Polish and Royal Navy destroyers

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8D1BQIVHVXBZA0GP961UUO903
    Media URN:
    VLVA8D1BQIVHVXBZA0GP961UUO903
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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