• Short Summary

    Passengers from a German liner ship abandoned off South Africa.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "War Drama Off The Cape Coast".

    South Africa.

    Still of a German liner (possibly the 'Watussi') abandoned / scuttled off the Cape coast.

    V.S. of the crew and passengers of the liner marching across quay and climbing into lorries under guard, they are being escorted to internment camp. They all look quite happy at being interned.

    CU German woman in bed with her new born baby which was born just after she left the liner.

    CU Pan along line of South African fighter pilots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1035.46
    Media URN:
    20620
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:09:00 / 01:53:12:00
    Canister:
    40/16

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