• Short Summary

    A day at sea with the French Navy on a small minesweeper.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "At Sea With The French".

    VS of a French Navy minesweeper, a converted fishing trawler, at sea in heavy weather.

    VS of the captain on the bridge giving the call to action, of the crew rushing from their quarters to action stations and of the crew preparing the anti-mine depth charges and manning the small guns mounted on the deck.

    MS Stocker at work.

    MS Engine of the ship.

    MS men prepare deck gun for work.

    VS of depth charges rolling off the stern of the mine sweeper and exploding in the wake of the boat.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1035.44
    Media URN:
    20618
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:36:00 / 01:51:19:00
    Canister:
    40/16

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