US Navy cameraman is killed when bomb drops from plane landing on deck of carrier.
Unissued / unused material.
Korea / Korean War.
US Navy Cameraman Thomas Lee McGraw Junior killed by a bomb on aircraft carrier "Oriskany". L/S aeroplane coming into land on deck of carrier. M/S plane taxiing past deck. L/S plane landing on deck, a bomb falls from under a Vought F4U Corsair plane bounces along deck and explodes, filling screen.
Section of American newsreel. According to narrator these are last pictures McGraw took before he was killed by the bomb blast.
Old records give date as 23/03/1953.