• Short Summary

    S.S. Le Gard fought German Sub. for 2 and a half hours:50ft Issue sheet?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION - CAPTION - THE FIGHTING MERCHANTM AN - THE S.S. "LE GARD" FOUGHT A GERMAN SUBMARINE FOR TWO AND A HALF HOURS - NOTE THE SHELL HOLES

    France, (St Nazaire ? )

    French merchant cargo vessel sails in to dock/ port / close of vessel with shell hole / nets and more damage / pan across deck of ship

    CAPTION - THE CAPTAIN HAS BEEN DECORATED WITH THE LEGION OF HONOUR AND THE CREW HAVE RECEIVED SPECIAL MEDALS

    Captain (unidentified) of "Le Gard" (crew members wearing life jacket and carrying binoculars) standin by wheel of vessell/ other sailors (some smoking ) standing by life buoys inscribed with "Le Gard, St Nazaire " and winding machinery
    Background: S.S. Le Gard fought German Sub. for 2 and a half hours:50ft Issue sheet title: THE FIGHTING MERCHANTMEN

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1FSWIU57JVLTC2BVC30KBSYZ4
    Media URN:
    VLVA1FSWIU57JVLTC2BVC30KBSYZ4
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/06/1917
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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