• Short Summary

    Warship refuelled at sea, bombers arrive from USA and Churchill inspects new tanks.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Newsbriefs".

    Atlantic Sea.

    Various shots of a British warship being refuelled at sea from an oil tanker, good shots of sailors fitting hose to fuel tank.

    An unknown British Port.

    Various shots of American bombers being unloaded from a merchant ship, the aircraft are in sections.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of Prime Minister Winston Churchill inspecting a group of tanks, armoured cars and gun carriers brought over from Canada and USA. He is in civilian dress, he looks through binoculars.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1099.38
    Media URN:
    38342
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/08/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:58:00 / 01:49:23:00
    Canister:
    41/63

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