• Short Summary

    A miniature destroyer ship sets out on patrol duties around the British coast.

  • Description

    Titles read: "BRITAIN'S ANSWER TO E-BOATS - EXCLUSIVE PICTURES".

    Somewhere on the British coast.

    M/S of the White Ensign flag being raised on a small ship. Various shots of the crew preparing this new miniature destroyer ship before setting out on patrol duties around the British coast. Several shots of the the ship at sea. We are told it has power-operated turrets, depth charges and other weapons, making it "a real terror to aircraft, E-boats and U-boats alike".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1320.26
    Media URN:
    43723
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/03/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:17:00 / 01:41:22:00
    Canister:
    42/22

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