• Short Summary

    US naval crew from the USS Yorktown arrive back in Hawaii - many wounded.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Title reads: "Universal Newsreel. Yorktown Survivors"

    Hawaii, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of American naval survivors from the aircraft carrier USS 'Yorktown'. A medical ship docks in harbour. Wounded are lowered off the ship. MS Admiral Nimitz with other officers. More shots of windows are off loaded. Walking wounded and other survivors come down gangplank.

    San Francisco, California.

    Members of the Yorktown crew pose for photographs. Various shots of sailors. CU of tattoo outlining successes of U.S.S. Yorktown.

    N.B. The USS Yorktown was damaged in the Battle of the Midway in June 1942 - this was seen as a victorious encounter for the US Navy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    600.02
    Media URN:
    59375
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:25:00 / 01:02:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 180 B

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