• Short Summary

    The 'Barc' is America's latest cargo and troop carrier and the world's biggest amphibian.

  • Description

    USA, (U.S.A. United States of America).

    SV "Barc" passing over camera. SV mechanic dwarfed by huge wheel of "Barc". SCU mechanic working on wheel. SV pan, "Barc" moving towards sea. Back view, "Barc" entering water, screws turning. SV "Barc" pushing through water. LV "Barc" nearing troop transport. SV bulldozer being transferred from ship to "Barc". STV "Barc" returning through water. LV "Barc" travelling through water carrying crane, bulldozer and other heavy gear. SV troops running towards "Barc". SV & SCU troops running towards "Barc" carrying full pack, and boarding "Barc". CU "Barc's" screw turning. LV "Barc" crowded with troops going out to sea.

    (F.G.) (Orig.C.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    152.03
    Media URN:
    29334
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/04/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:07:00 / 01:02:51:00
    Canister:
    54/29

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