• Short Summary

    Air Sea Rescue teams at work.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "FOR THOSE IN PERIL".

    Location unknown.

    Group of Air Sea Rescue crews seated outside hut, an officer comes and tells them of an emergency (natural sound). Pilot jumps into plane and Spitfires start to take off. Man in the water waiting to be rescued. Several shots of a dinghy being dropped. The man swims and climbs into it. Various shots of a Walrus flying boat landing near dinghy to pick up the man. Then it starts to take off again.

    Various shots of high speed motorboats of the RAF speeding to a distress signal. Various shots of a launch picking up from dinghy the crew of a ditched bomber. Several shots of the rescued men coming ashore - they are American airmen and they thank their rescuers (natural sound).

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1093.10
    Media URN:
    38153
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/08/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:06:00 / 01:15:36:00
    Canister:
    43/68

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