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  • Short Summary

    American marines die in Hong Kong air crash on their way to Vietnam.

  • Description

    Hong Kong.

    Various shots of a wreckage at location of C-130 aircraft which crashed taking 65 troops back to Vietnam from leave in Hong Kong. Crowd gathered, watching. Cranes try to raise it above the surface of the water in Yautong Bay after it crashed soon after take off. Covered up bodies are loaded into large black van by rescue workers. More shots of the location of the crash with crowd watching as the rescue workers try and raise the body of the plane from water.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 24/08/1965.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3128.03
    Media URN:
    88190
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:03:00 / 01:06:49:00
    Canister:
    UN 4048 A

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