• Short Summary

    Wreckage of a Mersey pilot boat running aground at Southport, killing 20 crew members, and the Polish liner, Pilsudski, whose captain died of exposure after the ship was sunk

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Two More Losses on the Sea

    ENGLAND: Sefton: Southport:
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    LIVERPOOL L'pool Mersey Pilot Boat saground and wrecked.


    PILSUDSKI. Sunk - Lib. shots used


    SHIPPING Mersey Pilot Boat aground & wrecked


    Ships and Boats; Disasters and Accidents

    World War II, World War 2, WWII, Second World War, war, fleet, sailors, navy, Poland, passenger, cruise
    Background: Wreckage of a Mersey pilot boat running aground at Southport, killing 20 crew members, and the Polish liner, Pilsudski, whose captain died of exposure after the ship was sunk

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAFMZAJGI7M13SNICC6BXKJPV2
    Media URN:
    VLVAAFMZAJGI7M13SNICC6BXKJPV2
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/11/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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