• Short Summary

    Off-duty servicemen in Gibraltar play hockey, water polo and splash about in the sea.

  • Description

    Titles read: "LIGHTER MOMENTS ON THE ROCK".

    Gibraltar.

    On a Gibraltar beach we see soldiers in trunks running into the sea and splashing about. On the deck of an aircraft carrier men of the Fleet Air Arm and Navy play hockey. A ball is thrown off a ship and men swimming in the sea nearby play water polo. Sailors watch from the ship.

    Sailors, soldiers and airmen splash about and fool around in a large paddling pool on the deck of a carrier.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1338.02
    Media URN:
    44165
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:35:00 / 01:03:38:00
    Canister:
    42/75

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