• Short Summary

    American cruiser USS Indianapolis is tested out on the firing range.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'Better be sure than sorry!' The 'Indianapolis' Uncle Sam's latest cruiser tried out for structural weakness, by gunfire."

    United States of America (USA).

    Warship USS Indianapolis at sea. Various shots of the cruiser. Shots of the battle cruiser firing her guns. Signs of damage caused by concussion of guns.

    N.B. Very confusing story - not clear what is going on here. MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    697.21
    Media URN:
    5993
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    13/02/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:48:00 / 01:28:37:00
    Canister:
    33/13

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