• Short Summary

    Night shots of the burning oil refinery on the Island of Aruba after a U-boat attack.

  • Description

    Titles read: "U-BOATS ATTACK DUTCH ISLANDS".

    Island of Aruba.

    L/S night shots from sea of the just-visible oil refinery and tankers burning on the Dutch-owned island of Aruba, near Venezuela. Various shots of the damage the following morning which was caused by the U-boat attack. M/S of a torpedo which missed the target that is washed up on beach. Various shots of more damage and American bombers taking off to keep watch for further attack.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1320.28
    Media URN:
    43725
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/03/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:57:00 / 01:43:56:00
    Canister:
    42/22

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