• Short Summary

    Airplane crash survivors and fatalities arrive in Ireland after their rescue at sea

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Skymaster Disaster Off the Irish Coast

    IRELAND: Various:
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    CRASHES - AEROPLANE Skymaster crash off Irish coast. Carrying Italian emmigrants to America (Venezuela). Steamer Lanahrone enters Galway harbour with bodies of six of the victims. Survivor seen in hospital being cared for.


    HOSPITALS Victims of skymaster crash seen in hospital in Galway Good shot nurse leaning over bed of one patient


    SHIPPING Steamer Lanahrone brings bodies of 6 skymaster victims into Galway harbour.


    SKYMASTER One crashes off Irish coast. 39 saved out of 48 passengers. steamer Lanahrone enters galway harbour with bodies of six victims. Survivors seen in hospital recovering


    Disasters and Accidents; Ireland; Aviation

    ship, steamer, harbor, harbour, Red Cross, nurses, victims, immigrants, hospital, ward, Douglas C-54 Skymaster
    Background: Airplane crash survivors and fatalities arrive in Ireland after their rescue at sea

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9ERWLE4JQJLHTHG7AU5P2H68
    Media URN:
    VLVA9ERWLE4JQJLHTHG7AU5P2H68
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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