• Short Summary

    'WE HAVE A NAVY!' Vast convoys bring Dominion troops and supplies to swell Britain's huge garrison.

  • Description

    North Sea: Gen. view & long view of convoy at sea. Pan from ship to other in convoy. Gen. view convoy. Long view Battleship 'Repulse' accompanying convoy. Semi view sailors on bridge signalling with lamp. Gen. view convoy & Ark Royal in distance signalling with lamp. Shot of 3 German bombers diving to attack. Semi view, CU & semi view of guns on warship firing. Gen. view German plane diving. CU bomb-explosion in water in front of camera. Semi view guns firing. Semi view pom-pom gun firing. Long view German plane & a-a bursts in sky. Semi view pom-pom guns firing. Semi view guns firing. Gen. view plane falling...& shell bursts in sky. Semi views (2) of 4" a-a guns firing. Long view showing splash where plane fell in sea. Gen. view convoy continuing....Ensign in f-g. Semi view & CU showing mine on surface. Semi view sailor at Lewis gun.

    Long view showing bullets from Lewis gun firing towards mine. Gen. view mine explodes in sea. Long view ships in convoy continuing voyage.. White Ensign in f-g.

    Good Scenes. Gen. view Repulse at sea. Gen. view convoy sloop at sea. Semi view convoy sloop showing mine-sweeping equipment. Long view convoy sloop at sea. Long view mine at sea. Top view sailor on board looks over side. Gen. view convoy of large ships. Long view Repulse at sea...guns in f-g. Semi view multiple pom-pom on board ship.

    England: We have a Navy. England Gen. view pan of army lorries line up.

    British Empire; Navy - Active; Ships and Boats
    Background: 'WE HAVE A NAVY!' Vast convoys bring Dominion troops and supplies to swell Britain's huge garrison.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6I75Q3LTRR397E17KDXF2U3W9
    Media URN:
    VLVA6I75Q3LTRR397E17KDXF2U3W9
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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