• Short Summary

    Footage of the survivors of the Dutch liner the 'Simon Bolivar'.

  • Description

    Note: Location of events unknown.

    Full titles read: "MASS MURDER AT SEA"

    L/S's of hundreds of survivors of the Dutch liner the 'Simon Bolivar'. The commentator says the liner was sunk by a Germany. C/U of a young man giving an emotional account of how he lost his wife and daughter in the attack and thanks the Royal Navy for rescuing and looking after him and his son.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1019.33
    Media URN:
    20181
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:15:00 / 01:36:16:00
    Canister:
    39/92

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