Footage of allied air and sea patrols protecting the Malta convoy.
Shot from bridge officers in foreground bomb splash in front very close to ship / bombs exploding in water near ship / sailor putting shell onto gun / shell bursts and bombs dropping on convoy / bombs exploding in water / officers on bridge / bombs dropping near ship / Shot showing shell bursts in sky / bomb flash near ship / men on bridge looking round / string of bombs exploding in water / guns fire / smoke trail from enemy plane that was hit / guns firing / bursts and enemy plane in air / column of smoke from wrecked ship.
Shot showing bits from ship falling in water / column of smoke from wrecked ship / survivors on raft in water / merchant ships passing column of smoke / Hardy eating, with camera / GV spitfires in air from Malta, patrolling / merchant ships under way / destroyer going opposite way to convoy / sailors on destroyer cheering / merchant ships passing / sailors on deck / battleships heading homewards / destroyer waves over bow / Shot from destroyer showing wake
GVs Merchant ship into harbour / tanker in harbour
Navy - Active; Ships and Boats; Personalities - Journalists; British Empire
Background: Footage of allied air and sea patrols protecting the Malta convoy.