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  • Short Summary

    Destroyers at sea - probably after sinking German battle cruiser Scharnhorst.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear.

    Tug and ships off shore. Various shots of blindfolded prisoners leaving a ship. Various shots of the crew loading ship. Crew posing on deck. Crew running around the deck. Officers on deck. Ship at sea.


    Note: German battle cruiser Scharnhorst was sunk on 26th of December 1943 in the Atlantic. Five ships took part in the action: Belfast, Norfolk, Sheffield, Duke of York and Jamaica. This footage is probably aftermath of the action.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1931.05
    Media URN:
    73608
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:01:00 / 01:13:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 799 F

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