• Short Summary

    Shots of ships of the Italian fleet and the British ships and planes that attacked them.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Italian Fleet Crippled".

    VS Library shots of Italian destroyers and cruisers entering and anchoring in harbour.

    MS Men of Fleet Air Arm preparing for take off.

    GVs of the Aircraft Carriers Eagle and Illustrious at sea with destroyer escort.

    N.B. shown after the Italian fleet was crippled at Taranto by Fleet air arm.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1061.23
    Media URN:
    21250
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:14:00 / 01:27:59:00
    Canister:
    40/93

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