• Short Summary

    Thirty-three people rescued from Pacific Ocean after aeroplane crash.

  • Description

    Pacific Ocean. 1948?

    Title reads 'Pacific Rescue'.

    Aerial shot of life rafts crowded with survivors from the American C 47 plane that crashed whilst crossing the Pacific. MS. US Navy lifeboat proceeding to rafts from aircraft carrier Andover. MS. USS Carrier 'Andover'. Overhead shot of lifeboat coming to side carrier. MS. Survivors on stretcher on the deck of the aircraft carrier. They have managed to save 33 people.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2276.09
    Media URN:
    65282
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:15:00 / 01:13:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 2201 A

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