• Short Summary

    Wrecked ships of the US Fleet in the aftermath of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour.

  • Description

    Titles read: "PEARL HARBOUR - FIRST PICTURES".

    Pearl Harbour, Oahu, Hawaii.

    Various shots show wrecked ships, aircraft and docks in the aftermath of the Japanese attack on the United States Fleet at Pearl Harbour (8 December 1941). Wrecked planes lie on the shore of the island. The charred battleship Arizona and other half-sunken warships sit at odd angles in the water. L/S of an undamaged battleship moving past a wrecked ship that is belching smoke. Stirring voiceover urges us that "what has been lost has got to be rebuilt, regained, revenged".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1318.17
    Media URN:
    43649
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/02/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:19:00 / 01:29:13:00
    Canister:
    42/15

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