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  • Short Summary

    Good material of life onboard ship in an ocean going Convoy.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    VS of everyday routines that go on aboard on escorting vessel in convoy. We see small arms practise, keep fit classes, depth charging, mainbrace splicing and general alert (including testing anti-aircraft guns). Good shots of other ships (some RN, some of the Merchant Marine) in the large ocean going convoy. Shots of sailors being given tot of Rum - sailors appear to be from Canada.

    Also includes MS A religious service being held on deck of Royal Navy destroyer warship.

    MS Pan as Hudson flies low over the convoy.

    General good scenes of life at sea in convoy.

    (Lav.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1635.16
    Media URN:
    60288
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:10:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:01:00 / 01:44:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 251 A

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