• Short Summary

    The aftermath of the crash of the airplane carrying Manchester United team, officials & sports writers.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: HOMECOMING OF CRASH SURVIVORS

    UNITED KINGDOM: Harwich:
    Bill Foulkes (Right back defender, 26) and Harry Gregg (Goalkeeper, 24) descending from ship and entering train / Train coming into station

    LONDON: Airport:
    Two air stewardesses who were working on the plane descend from aeroplane / G W Rogers (Senior Radio Officer) and Captain James Thain (Pilot) / Stewardesses, Rogers and Thain / Stewardesses hugging

    GERMANY: Munich:
    Plane wreck in the snow / Uniformed man inspecting the wrecked plane, picking up boot

    GERMANY: Munich Airport:
    Flowers & wreaths taken on board B.E.A. plane for Britain

    UNITED KINGDOM: Manchester: Rushholme:
    Rainy street / Amateur football players of Rushholme Football Club pay a silent tribute to the crash victims before their match

    GERMANY: Munich Hospital:
    Bobby Charlton, Ray Wood, Ken Morgans & other injured players seen in hospital / Get Well gifts of flowers and cards
    Background: The aftermath of the crash of the airplane carrying Manchester United team, officials & sports writers. Piece includes homecoming of crash survivors, players and air crew, plane wreckage at Munich Airport, flowers & wreaths taken on board B.E.A. plane for Britain, injured players seen in Munich Hospital / Soccer teams pay silent tribute to those who had died in Munich plane crash

    Aviation; Disasters and Accidents; Personalities - Sport; Manchester United

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9CNVKL2FUY172ZKRFG9OGTC9W
    Media URN:
    VLVA9CNVKL2FUY172ZKRFG9OGTC9W
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/02/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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