• Short Summary

    Seamen and passengers are off loaded to USS Tuscaloosa, the Columbus is sunk and Daehne speaks at news conference

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: "Columbus" Discovers The Sea-Bed

    UNKNOWN:
    INT/EXT

    AMERICA, Naval Two Cruisers in rough sea-1 shot. U.S. cruiser Tuscaloosa: at sea: in port:


    BADT. Captain of U.S. Cruiser 'Tuscaloosa'. With Captain Daehna of Columbus after rescuing crew and passengers of scuttled Columbus.


    "COLUMBUS" Scuttles herself: crew in live-boats: survivors. Captain Daehne speaks; 'Orders are Orders'


    DAEHNE. Captain of 'Columbus' Speaks to Americans: Orders are Orders'. After scuttling Freighter Columbus.


    LIFEBOATMEN & LIFEBOATS German lifeboats saving crew of 'Columbus'-sea.


    SURVIVORS. Disembarking in America when 'Columbus' sank.


    "TUSCALOOSA", U. S. Cruiser Picks up crew & passengers of scuttled 'Columbus' G.


    Navy - Active

    WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, War, Allied, Allies, naval, US Navy, merchantmen, ship, steamship, cruise, Wilhelm, HMS Hyperion, Atlantic
    Background: Seamen and passengers are off loaded to USS Tuscaloosa, the Columbus is sunk and Daehne speaks at news conference

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA68ROYFXI9TPEHNIJOD0ROSIX
    Media URN:
    VLVAA68ROYFXI9TPEHNIJOD0ROSIX
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/01/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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