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    Finest pictures of actual naval warfare ever taken, portray second battle in Narvik Bay. British?

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    SLATE INFORMATION: The Battle of Narvik

    NORWAY: Narvik:
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    Gen. air view, long air view destroyers under way - LIBR. SCENES
    CU funnel smoking...LIBR. SCENES.
    Air shot & CU destroyers under way (F.26)...LIBR. SCENES.

    Gen. view destroyer enters Fiord.
    Semi view Destroyer H 99 in Fiord.
    Semi view Destroyer F 67 in Fiord. Semi view Destroyer D 03 in Fiord.

    Semi view & CU guns fire...LIBR. SCENES. Semi view destroyer hit...LIBR. SCENES. Gen. view pan destroyers in action..showing smoke etc.

    Semi view & CU guns fire...LIBR. SCENES.
    Long view shore battery being put out of action.
    CU gun fires...LIBR. SCENES.
    Long view transport explodes...LIBR. SCENES.

    Long view column of smoke on land...destroyer fires.

    Semi view ship explodes...LIBRARY SCENE.
    Long view shells drop around destroyer pan to long view destroyers.
    Long view shell bursts pan to destroyers.

    Semi view ship hit...LIBRARY SCENE.
    Gen. view Hardy aground in fiord. (sunk. in. previous action).

    Semi view & CU guns fire...LIBRARY SCENE.
    Long view explosion on transport ship...LIBRARY SCENE.
    Gen. view shells burst pan to destroyers along coast.

    Semi view torpedo fired...LIBRARY SCENE.
    Long view destroyer in fiord..torpedo bounces in water.

    Semi view torpedo fired...LIBRARY SCENE.
    Semi view ship explodes...LIBRARY SCENE.
    Semi view explosion in water...LIBRARY SCENE.

    Gen. view pan sinking German ships pan to ship ashore.

    Long view ship sinking...LIBR. SCENE.
    Gen. view & semi view pan of sinking & disabled ships in Bay.

    Navy - Active; Norway; World War 2 (Second World War; WWII)
    Background: Finest pictures of actual naval warfare ever taken, portray second battle in Narvik Bay. British sunk seven German destroyers.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA66K8LAPOD9VXGLM6N3WUKQHAT
    Media URN:
    VLVA66K8LAPOD9VXGLM6N3WUKQHAT
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/04/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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