• Short Summary

    Animation showing us how depth charges work and are used to destroy enemy submarines.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Menace of the Mediterranean".

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of Royal Navy battleships at sea.

    Animated diagram of a depth charge - revealing how it works inside the metal cylinder. Animation of depth charge being released into sea from ship. We see it detonate and explode an enemy "pirate" submarine.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    939.20
    Media URN:
    13983
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/10/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:48:00 / 01:16:14:00
    Canister:
    37/81

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