• Short Summary

    Sailors learn how to carry out damage control at naval defence school on H.M.S. "Phoenix".

  • Description

    Naval defence school.

    H.M.S. "Phoenix", Hampshire.

    Various shots of warships speeding through the water, interior of crew loading the guns and guns firing across the seas. M/S as water pours through hole made by gun fire. Various shots as crews spring into action in this training exercise. They learn how to fight fires and carry out damage control. They close the gaping hole and pump out the water. A bolt is driven through the steel plates to make them watertight. M/S of crew on deck.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1271.32
    Media URN:
    34357
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/12/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:19:00 / 01:48:59:00
    Canister:
    NP 274

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