• Short Summary

    Americans fighting to save a half of tanker Fort Mercer as it floats off Cape Cod.

  • Description

    Cape Cod, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Win Fight to Save Half of Split Tanker'.

    Various shots of the stern section of the tanker USS Fort Mercer at sea. LS. The waves breaking over the torn section of the ship. GV. Pan along the ship. LS. The crew who stayed onboard. LS. The crew being helped ashore.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 25/02/1952.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2587.04
    Media URN:
    69606
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:40:00 / 01:12:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 2422 G

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