• Short Summary

    A gas explosion wrecks five-storey house in Frankfurt killing 27 people.

  • Description

    Frankfurt, West Germany (Federal Republic of Germany).

    GV. Ruins of tenement of a five-storey house and rescuers working. SCU. Crane lifting girder from ruins. CU. American Military Police men watching. CU. Crane lifting debris. SCU. Pan, rescuers at work. CU. American soldiers help digging in ruins. CU. German police, etc., carrying out person on stretcher. SCU. Party walking with stretcher. CU. Man sorting out the debris and collecting personal belongings. CU. Rescuers carrying stretcher with injured, and passing camera (2 shots).

    (Lav.) (Orig.J.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    553.12
    Media URN:
    31291
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:13:00 / 01:17:03:00
    Canister:
    55/100

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