U.S. to Sweden fliers Bert Hassell and Parker Cramer rescued from Greenland. Heading for their?
Bert 'Fish' Hassell and Parker 'Shorty' Cramer in front of plane with inscription on side 'Rockford to Stockholm'
INTERTITLE: Their plane as it appeared - stopping off from Rockford - they were forced down ?0 miles from their Greenland goal (***intertitle incomplete***)
Plane / Propellor started / Plan taking off past onlookers
INTERTITLE: Hassell and his family who never gave up hope
Hassell, his wife and three young sons
Background: U.S. to Sweden fliers Bert Hassell and Parker Cramer rescued from Greenland. Heading for their scheduled refueling stop, on Sondre Stromfjord in south-West Greenland, they failed to find the base and wre forced to make an emergency landing. Walking to the base, they were rescued by a group of Eskimos who brought them to the camp. Hassell and Cramer after their rescue pose with the plane, which is seen taking off. Pictures of Hassell with his family.