• Short Summary

    Ships of the French navy are interned and the USS Blakely calls in for repairs.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    Flashframe title reads: "Universal Newsreel - Martinique Trouble Spot".

    Voiceovered American newsreel item.

    Martinique.

    Aerial shots of ships of the French navy and merchant fleet are interned. Various shots of the harbour in Martinique.

    Various shots of American Destroyer warship USS Blakely - badly damaged - puts in for repairs.

    MS of local children looking on.

    MS of ship's officer checking over the damage to the Blakely.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1847.11
    Media URN:
    60911
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:35:00 / 01:11:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 711 G

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