• Short Summary

    American sailors swimming in improvised pool made of torpedo net.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "AIRCRAFT CARRIERS SWIMMING POOL".

    Pacific Ocean.

    During a break in the war in the Pacific some American sailors dive off the deck of a carrier and swim around in the safety pool formed by dropping the torpedo net. Various shots of the men swimming and diving - some great jumps from various places on the ship.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1071.25
    Media URN:
    37832
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:53:00 / 01:45:35:00
    Canister:
    43/5

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