• Short Summary

    Turkish ships destroyed in naval battle at sea.

  • Description

    Turkish Ships Destroyed.

    Location of events unknown.

    Naval battle. GV sea; rolling waves. A Russian 'Boiki' Class destroyer goes across left to rt. CU Sailor on deck; looking through sights on big ship gun . Another guy loads shell in. Shot of barrel of gun as it fires. Looking across water; a big cloud of smoke -something is hit; mountainous hills in BG. Tracking shot moving to left. Crazy rocking camera on sea - looks like a target on the land is hit; smoke coming up from there. Barrel again seen from deck as guns fire. LS smoke again. Another; same (this repeats; w/ shots of the gun; then of something across the water in a cloud of smoke). Closer shot of one of the targets - as smoke spreads up to hills.

    World War One.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:13:00 / 01:45:39:00
    ON 142 S

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