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  • Short Summary

    Sailors and officers on board warships, plus shots of guns being fired from warships.

  • Description

    No titles. HMS Repulse. Unedited material.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various warships are shown, unclear whether men shown are on Repulse or another battleship.

    Various shots of Royal Navy warship HMS Repulse at sea. Water looks very choppy, wave wash over her decks. Various shots on board warship, we see guns firing. L/S of Repulse, guns are firing, clouds of smoke rise from ship. C/U of officers on bridge. More shots of warship. More shots of officers on bridge, one attempts to eat hot meal from plate using knife and fork despite wind!

    M/S of warship, a sailor signals with lamp from top deck. More shots of warship at sea during bad weather. Various shots on board warship guns firing, we see sailors loading large gun. General shots of sailors and officers going about duties on deck. L/S of submarine moving near surface of water beside warship. More shots gun firing.

    Various shots of sailors at work as ship approaches land. A torpedo is being loaded, men squat on deck assembling / disassembling small bombes. Various shots of sailors in the wheel house. Various shots of sailors being given warm clothing - scarves, hats etc. - by officer. More shots sailors at work, including good C/U of captain.

    Note: shots are from 1941 Unknowns Can 1 which is same vault as rest of 1941 material. Original issue number for story is unknown.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1143.08
    Media URN:
    39714
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1941
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:27:00 / 01:25:40:00
    Canister:
    1941 UNKNOWNS CAN 1

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