• Short Summary

    Dramatic scenes as American aircraft carrier 'Boxer' is damaged by fire.

  • Description

    Korea.

    GV. Seamen on deck of American aircraft carrier 'Boxer' LV. Men on deck of 'Boxer' - steam rising in foreground. SV. Flight deck officer pointing. LV. Seamen spraying hoses in hangar. SV. Pan, two drenched sailors carrying live ammo. from hangar. SV. Two men picking up shell and walking towards side of ship. LV. Men passing explosives along human chain and dumping them over side. LV. Explosives falling into water. LV. Men in hangar fighting flames. SV. Men fighting flames in hangar. SV. Pan, drenched sailor walking across hangar. SV. Aircraft being dumped over side. & SV. SV. Damaged after-part of aircraft.

    (Comb. F.G.) (Orig. 'J')

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    26.31
    Media URN:
    27402
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/08/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:33:00 / 01:23:20:00
    Canister:
    52/70

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