• Short Summary

    German dive bombers attack a convoy of French troopships on their way to Holland.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Convoy Bombed"

    France and Holland.

    VS of French troops and their equipment going aboard troopships in a French Harbour - they are bound for Holland where they are needed to cover evacuation.

    VS Shots of the French convoy under attack by German dive bombers as it steams across the North Sea towards Holland. The Bombs fall all around the ships but the convoy is not hit. Anti-aircraft gunners fire at the passing planes.

    MS of the French troops marching across quay and of ships pulling into harbour as they land in Holland.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1045.12
    Media URN:
    20802
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:25:00 / 01:17:45:00
    Canister:
    40/42

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