• Short Summary

    A FLORAL REPLICA OF THE SUBMARINE "THRESHER" LOST OFF THE UNITED STATES ATLANTIC COAST WAS DROPPED ON MONDAY OVER THE SPOT WHERE SHE VANISHED, FIVE DAYS EARLIER.

  • Description

    1.
    SV CHAPLAINS AND RABBI HAND WREATH TO PLANE CREW MAN
    0.08

    2.
    SV PLANE
    0.11

    3.
    CU CHAPLAIN SWINGS ABOARD PLANE
    0.16

    4.
    MV WREATH TAKEN UNDER PLANE
    0.20

    5.
    SV PLANE WARMS UP
    0.22

    6.
    MV INT..RABBI
    0.27

    7.
    GV SEA BELOW
    0.32

    8.
    MV WREATH ON PLANE FLOOR WITH CHAPLAIN LOOKING
    0.39

    9.
    GV SEA BELOW
    0.43

    10.
    MV WREATH THROWN FROM WINDOW
    0.48

    11.
    AIR VIEW SUBMARINE AND ANOTHER VESSEL AT THRESHER DISASTER SPOT
    0.55

    12.
    AIR VIEW DISASTER SCENE
    1.04



    Initials JNT/N/JF/SGM JNT/N/JF/EEH



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A FLORAL REPLICA OF THE SUBMARINE "THRESHER" LOST OFF THE UNITED STATES ATLANTIC COAST WAS DROPPED ON MONDAY OVER THE SPOT WHERE SHE VANISHED, FIVE DAYS EARLIER.

    THE FIRST CAPTAIN OF "THRESHER", COMMANDER DEAN AXENE, AND A PART OF NAVY CHAPLAINS, FLEW ABOARD THE AIRCRAFT FROM WHICH THE TRIBUTE WAS DROPPED.

    "THRESHER" IS THOUGHT TO LIE CRUMPLED ON THE OCEAN BED ABOUT 8,400 FEET BELOW THE SPOT WHERE SHE MADE HER LAST DIVE. NAVY UNITS AND SCIENTISTS ARE TRYING TO PINPOINT THE EXACT LOCATION OF THE WRECK. A CREW AND CIVILIAN TRIALS PARTY TOTALLING 129 MEN WERE LOST ABOARD THE SUBMARINE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADEAXYZ88P6IJDB3IQBE6KEPPX
    Media URN:
    VLVADEAXYZ88P6IJDB3IQBE6KEPPX
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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