• Short Summary

    Italian POWs, plus shots of HMS Warspite and Admiral Sir Andrew Cunningham.

  • Description

    Title reads: "After the battle".

    Successful results for British at battle of Cape Matapan (aka Akra Tainaron), Greece.

    Various shots of Italian prisoners of war (mostly sailors) in enclosure on desert.

    Off Alexandria, Egypt.

    Various L/Ss of HMS Warspite from dinghy approaching the ship. Various C/Us of 15 inch shells as they are loaded aboard the ship. C/U of the barrel of one of the guns, pan down the barrel to the main part of the gun. Panning shot of gunner aiming gun on revolving turret. Various C/Us of Admiral Sir Andrew Cunningham on deck of Warspite.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1113.31
    Media URN:
    38776
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:10:00 / 01:35:02:00
    Canister:
    41/35

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