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  • Short Summary

    US Navy sailors capture men on ship.

  • Description

    Uncle Sam's first prize - capture boat. Location of events unknown.

    Boats and ships. Incident in which us navy sailors capture men on ship; no other information. Shot of fairly small 2 masted boat moving along; with American (?) sailors on deck. CU same; several men sitting. Quick pan from this boat; sweeping past a big old warship in front of it.

    A closer shot of ship's gun with sailors peeking out from around it. Wide shot of the 2 ships next to each other; sailors from boat may be boarding the ship; possibly taking the criminals into custody. Pan on the five men handcuffed; standing on deck; pan across; prisoners are not in any uniforms; just wrinkled assortment of clothing. They are guarded by sailors with rifles.

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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:
    01:35:46:00 / 01:36:50:00
    ON 091 H

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