• Short Summary

    American anti Castro raiders arrested & President Kennedy speaks about Cuban situation.

  • Description

    Bahamas & Washington D.C., United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Anti-Castro Raiders Seized in the Bahamas'.

    LS. Launch at the berth in the Bahamas, it was specially built for invasion purposes by anti Castro raiders on Cuba. The men are now in custody on Bahamas after being arrested by the British. MS. & CU. Jerry Buchanan one of the members of the crew who carried out these attacks, now in custody. MS. Other members of the crew getting off back of truck. Various shots inside court - the men were released later. MS. American President Kennedy taking the stand for the start of his regular news conference. Various shots of President John F. Kennedy speaking on the position at present - natural sound. He is saying that the hit and run attacks on Cuba are to be discouraged and there are other ways to fight Castro.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 04/04/1963.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2647.20
    Media URN:
    78795
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:24:00 / 01:39:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 3736 A

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