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  • Short Summary

    Crew of the stranded 'Dornier-Whale' seaplane is rescued in the Atlantic.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "In the nick of time - Pathe Gazette presents actual pictures of rescue in mid-Atlantic of Capt. Courtney & crew of "Dornier-Whale" Flying Boat."

    The Atlantic Sea.

    L/Ss of a liner ship; the stranded seaplane 'Dornier-Whale' on the water; a rescue launch boat full of men rowing out to the plane.

    N.B. This may also be known as the Dornier Wal. MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    734.21
    Media URN:
    34939
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/07/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:23:00 / 01:26:45:00
    Canister:
    G 1522

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The plane seen here is also known as the
    "Dornier Do J Wal".

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  2. jamied says

    "Capt. Courtney" is Captain Frank Courtney.

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