• Short Summary

    Submarine rescue bell (diving bell) used for the first time by rescue and salvage ship USS "Falcon" to rescue crew members from American submarine USS "Squalus," sunken off the coast of Portsmouth

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMANTION: Gaumont British News Special! Dramatic Rescue from U.S. Submarine

    USA: New Hampshire: Portsmouth:
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    BUOYS Marker Buoy used in Sub "Squalus" accident. U.S.

    "SCULPIN", U.S.Submarine Lib shots diving etc, when "Squalus" sinks

    "SQUALUS", U.S.Submarine Rescued after sinking

    SUBMARINES Crew of U.S. Submarine "Squalus" rescued by means of Diving Bell by the "Falcon", shots taken of Sub. as she submerges the "Sculpin" - excellent.

    Disasters and Accidents; Navy - Active

    air views, aerials, new technology, S-type submarine, sister submarine USS Sculpin
    Background: Submarine rescue bell (diving bell) used for the first time by rescue and salvage ship USS "Falcon" to rescue crew members from American submarine USS "Squalus," sunken off the coast of Portsmouth

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9GWDPUK52XP2DGC9C62C6KQTV
    Media URN:
    VLVA9GWDPUK52XP2DGC9C62C6KQTV
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/05/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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