• Short Summary

    Good material of German submarines being built and being used in action.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Germany. (German voiceover)

    VS Interior, factory making U-boat parts. Good shots of men working.

    VS U-boats on stocks in dry docks.

    MS Submarine being launched sideways.

    MS Several U Boats in harbour together. MS Sub leaving port. MS Sub, at sea, dusk. MS Taken aboard sub. with waves breaking over deck.

    VS of German bombers attacking allied convoy. Good CUs of bomber crew.

    VS of Adolf Hitler (the Fuhrer) and Armaments minister Albert Speer talk to officers.

    Shots of sub. crew looking out to sea with binoculars. VS Taken aboard submarine with heavy seas breaking over decks. Men move from U-boat on rowing boat.

    VS Construction work on sub in stocks.

    VS U boat captains learning convoy attack procedure with maps and models.

    MS The U-boat 'General Sanjurjo' leaving Port.(Good shots)

    Paperwork suggests that this is 1942. Good shots of U-boats being built and used. Captured German Footage. Some shots scratched and dupey. The General Sanjurjo was an Italian sub supplied to the Nationalists in the Spanish Civil War.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:35:00 / 01:49:34:00
    UN 186 B

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