• Short Summary

    Radar is used to find and blast U-boats in South Africa.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "RADAR".

    South Africa.

    Periscope of a U-boat rising from sea. Aerial shot of U-boat at sea. Several shots of the South African service girls at work on radar control boards and in plotting room. Several close up shots of South African girl telephonists. U-boat submerging. Plane taking off. Aerial shot of a plane flying over sea in search of U-boat. Several shots of the people operating radar. Several aerial shots of depth charges dropping and exploding in sea. The circle of oil which suggests the end of U-boat.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1145.14
    Media URN:
    39762
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:04:00 / 01:33:15:00
    Canister:
    45/18

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