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  • Short Summary

    Bombed HMS Ladybird in Tobruk harbour.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown. 1943/1944?

    Tobruk, Libya, North Africa.

    Various shots of HMS Ladybird, British Cruiser lying on the flat bottom of Tobruk Harbour, her decks awash. British sailors still aboard enjoying a swim from the decks. C/U of the guns of the Ladybird peeping above the water over the decks. Pan of Tobruk harbour taken from the Ladybird. C/U pan of the Ladybird, showing the twisted funnels and gun turrets, presumably caused by bombing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2327.15
    Media URN:
    66014
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:05:00 / 01:49:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 1535 F

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