• Short Summary

    Old warships are rejuvenated for use in the Vietnam War. San Francisco, America.

  • Description

    Item title reads - 'Ghost' ships back to life.

    American navy brings old ships back into service for Vietnam war. San Francisco, America (USA).

    L/S pan across the dockyard at San Francisco. Various shots as men work on the ships, welding, painting etc. M/S two men looking at blueprints for hospital ship 'Repose'. M/S as man pulls out hospital equipment. C/U sign 'x-ray department'. Various shots of the hospital equipment. L/S pan across busy dockyard.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1812.35
    Media URN:
    55538
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:38:00 / 01:58:37:00
    Canister:
    65/61

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