• Short Summary

    Large fire in waterfront warehouses in New Jersey destroys supplies destined for UK.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Fire destroys war supplies".

    Jersey City, New Jersey United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of a warehouse on the waterfront which is in flames, the flames are about a hundred feet high. Various shots of firemen fighting the fire. The inferno has engulfed almost the entire wharf + several warehouses and other buildings.

    Narrator implies the fire is attributable to sabotage. The warehouses contained food and supplies destined for Britain.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1117.17
    Media URN:
    38920
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:01:00 / 01:22:16:00
    Canister:
    41/47

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