• Short Summary

    The American submarine 'Cuttlefish' is launched.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "America. The last word in 'subs'. Christened 'The Cuttlefish' and launched to join Uncle Sam's ever increasing Navy."

    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of submarine being prepared for launch. Men in shipyard knock out planks of wood securing her keel. Mrs Buller (?) names the ship Cuttlefish and smashes a bottle of champagne against the hull. The US Naval sub slides down the slipway into the water.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    741.32
    Media URN:
    6833
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/12/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:12:00 / 01:41:51:00
    Canister:
    33/104

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