• Short Summary

    Sailors who survived the sinking of the HMS Royal Oak are welcomed by relatives and two are interviewed about their experiences

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Survivors of H.M.S. Royal Oak

    ENGLAND: Hampshire: Portsmouth:
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    CONNOR, Engine Room Artificer Interviewed after Royal Oak Torpedoing


    HEATH, Bert Misses Royal Oak which is torpedoed - Interviewed.


    MAINE, Petty Officer Interviewed after Royal Oak torpedoing


    PORTSMOUTH Awaiting News of Royal Oak suvivors & interviews with survivors


    "ROYAL OAK" Royal Oak survivors interviewed Petty Officer Maine & Engine Room Artificer Connor who were on board, Equipping survivors, relatives waiting for news, and in cuts interview with Bert Heath, who missed the boat thru train accident


    Navy - Active

    World War II, World War Two, WWII, Second World War, war, Allies, battleships, ships, ship, disaster, disasters, tragedy, tragedies, Royal Navy, military, sailor, sailors, fleet, fleets
    Background: Sailors who survived the sinking of the HMS Royal Oak are welcomed by relatives and two are interviewed about their experiences

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA32YYL6DVCXB46816VMT7XT18W
    Media URN:
    VLVA32YYL6DVCXB46816VMT7XT18W
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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