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  • Description

    Full title reads: "DEFENCES OF RIO".

    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    Various shots of the harbour of Rio de Janeiro where the defences of the city are being prepared. Oil drums that form an antisubmarine boom are taken into the water. Surface mines lined up in store. Various shots of mines being put aboard mine layer. Several shots of mines being dropped near harbour for further prevention. Depth charge being laid - it explodes.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/01/2043
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37810
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1071.03
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:41:00 / 01:04:47:00
    Canister:
    43/7
    Sort Number:
    43/007
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Brazil 1920-1950 Pele brazil Brazil2 Rio Brazil during WW2
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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