• Short Summary

    Two German cargo ships scuttle themselves and their crews are taken prisoner by the navy.

  • Description

    Item title reads - With the navy.

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots on the deck of a warship, the camera pans to German cargo ship on the horizon. L/S as the ship scuttles itself. M/S as seaplane returns. A German oil tanker also scuttles itself. Various shots of the Germans after they have been taken from the sea. Columns of smoke rise from the scuttled ship. Various shots as prisoners disembark at West African port. They walk along the quay followed by a dog.

    End Titles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1119.45
    Media URN:
    39016
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:23:00 / 01:59:35:00
    Canister:
    41/56

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