• Short Summary

    The Rawalpindi, an armed merchant cruiser, was sunk in a fight with two German pocket battleships, and the survivors of the crew are photographed in London

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Story of the "Rawalpindi"

    ENGLAND: London:
    EXT

    "DEUTSCHLAND" Lib shots used when it sinks the "Rawalpindi".


    GERMANY - NAVAL Naval guns firing taken from 14,619


    LITTLE, Admiral Sir Charles Speaks to survivors of the "Rawalpindi"


    "RAWALPINDI" Survivors & Lib shots of boat after fighting the Deutschland

    World War II, World War 2, WWII, Second World War, war, Captain Kennedy, pensioners, reservists, sailors, heroism, heroic, Kriegsmarine, Royal Navy, RN, Captain Edward Coverley Kennedy, Home Fleet
    Background: The Rawalpindi, an armed merchant cruiser, was sunk in a fight with two German pocket battleships, and the survivors of the crew are photographed in London

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA38HWZ94APB5A01ALRN0DKRI0B
    Media URN:
    VLVA38HWZ94APB5A01ALRN0DKRI0B
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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