• Short Summary

    Report on life in the American Naval base in Cuba's Guantanamo Bay.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused -

    Title reads: "Report From US Naval Base At Guantanamo". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Cuba.

    Aerial view of wooded valley in the Guantanamo Bay area where the American Naval base is situated. Two aerial shots. VS of boats arriving bringing workers to the base. MS of American soldiers patrolling the perimeter fence in a jeep. MS a US Marine uses a large pair of binoculars to keep watch. Shots of minefields on either side of the fence. MS. Sandbag foxhole with naval guns just showing. An American helicopter flies across the base.

    (Comb. F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 09/04/1962.

    N.B. This base is now also known as Camp X-Ray - MD.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3036.01
    Media URN:
    86488
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:01:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 3601 C

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