• Short Summary

    Prisoners of war board a ship, and British convoy fires at enemy planes in the Mediterranean.

  • Description

    Item title reads - With the Navy.

    In the Mediterranean sea.

    L/S of small boat full of Italian and German prisoners of war. M/S as they go aboard ship. The camera pans across them stood in a line. M/S of the white circles on the back of their jackets. M/S as the camera pans across the prisoners.

    Various shots of the convoy of ships in the Mediterranean including the 'Ark Royal' and H.M.S. 'Rodney'. Various shots as Italian torpedo planes come in to attack and all the ships fire their guns. MS of spent ammunitions, L/S as the sea splashes up where the planes have fallen. M/S as they write down how many aeroplanes they have hit. M/S of H.M.S. 'Nelson', which has been slightly damaged, various shots of the convoy on its way.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1135.05
    Media URN:
    39479
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:10:00 / 01:08:06:00
    Canister:
    41/85

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