• Short Summary

    Soviet sailors visit British shipyards, and aircraft parts arrive from America.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Soviet sailors in Britain.

    M/S as the camera pans across the Soviet merchant sailors in civvies. Various shots as they watch a man welding in a shipyard. Various shots as they look at the work being done and shake hands with the dockers. A Russian sailor chalks on side of a crate 'We greet the defenders of our great Fatherland,' M/S of the sailors. A stewardess writes 'Greetings to the gallant airmen of our great country'. M/S of workers and sailors, various shots as they walk along.

    Various shots of aircraft fuselages from America on a ship. They are part of the Lease Lend pact. Various shots as they are hoisted onto the dock ready to go to assembly centres. M/S's of the aircraft.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1135.19
    Media URN:
    39493
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:02:00 / 01:24:53:00
    Canister:
    41/94

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