• Short Summary

    Storm scenes as a Typhoon hits carriers and cruisers of Admiral Halsey's Fleet off Okinawa.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "TYPHOON HITS WARSHIPS OFF JAPAN".

    Pacific.

    Good shots of huge seas breaking over the ships of the Admiral Halsey's Pacific Fleet. Scenes onboard aircraft carrier during typhoon. Various shots of the damage onboard the aircraft carrier. Buckled flight deck and smashed aircraft seen. The bow of the "Pittsburgh" sheared off. The missing bow floating in sea. Various shots of the "Pittsburgh" without bow at sea.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1161.16
    Media URN:
    40153
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/08/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:43:00 / 01:33:36:00
    Canister:
    45/65

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