• Short Summary

    German sailors sing as they clean their ship - getting ready to sail away.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "DECK-SWABBING TO MUSIC - Work aboard German Warships at Kiel."

    Kiel, Germany.

    Lined up sailors washing the deck with long brushes, singing as they work. Men cleaning long guns, singing. They are sailors onboard German warship in Kiel, cleaning their ship, getting ready to sail.

    More shots of men cleaning, brushing and singing. Funnel with thick black smoke coming out. Close up shot of smiling sailor. More shots of the men brushing and singing.

    Sailors saying goodbye to their families - captain kissing a baby, men waving from the deck. Men lied up on deck saluting while people wave from the shore - German National Anthem is played. Ship leaving the Kiel harbour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    803.06
    Media URN:
    10197
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/11/1934
    Sound:
    sound
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:51:00 / 01:06:41:00
    Canister:
    34/90

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