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Title:MISCELLANEOUS FIRST WORLD WAR NAVAL MATERIAL 6 [Allocated Title]
Film Number:IWM 1154
Summary: Collection of miscellaneous naval scenes from the First World War.
Description: I. Ship's boats and steam launches come alongside carrying marines. High-angle medium shot onto quayside, as Marine band and detachments of RMLI march away after disembarkation. RMLI detachment passes camera set up in a public park.
II. Two CMBs approach at speed to pass either side of a moored barge carrying observers (cf IWM 567).
III. High-angle medium shot of Ostend seafront war memorial surrounded by German marines and sailors, and pan across crowd to seafront buildings (cf IWM 303). Panning medium shot over coastal defences at Zeebrugge.
IV. Tracking medium close-up from starboard bow to conning tower of UC.III Class submarine lying alongside U.139 at Harwich (cf IWM 560). Medium shot as camera vessel approaches UC.58.
V. Close-up of Admiral Keyes. Medium shot as a group of Army and Royal Naval officers come up onto a pier.
VI. Close-up of 150mm gun of the Lubeck Battery and the Mole, Zeebrugge, and pan right to show railway lines as seen in sequence III.
VII. Continuation of sequence IV - track past U.139 and UC.III Class submarine (conning tower to stern).
VIII. Admiralty M Class destroyers steaming in line astern make a turn to port. HMS Moorsom (H.84), and HMS Nugent (F.54) are among the company.
IX. Sequence from OSTEND REOCCUPIED, IWM 557, showing Gneisenau Battery, and extreme long shot of destroyers and an Erebus Class monitor offshore.
X. Medium shot of a camouflaged UB.133 Class U-boat underway near the coast. Long shot of UB.133 and UB.III Class boats. Camera vessel closes on a UC.II Class submarine - Ex-Greek M Class, another destroyer, and an ML in the background. End shot as camera vessel approaches U.43 (?) and a UE.1 Class boat.
Production Details: Admiralty (Production sponsor)
Engholm, F W (Production company)
Engholm, F W (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Keyes, Roger John Brownlow (person)
Royal Navy, MOORSOM (HMS) (regiment/service)
Royal Navy, Nugent (regiment/service)
German Imperial Navy, U139 (regiment/service)
German Imperial Navy, UC58 (regiment/service)
Keywords: ships, British naval - destroyer: Moorsom (H.84) (object name)
ships, British naval - destroyer: Nugent (F.54) (object name)
ships, British naval - destroyer: Ex-Greek M Class (object name)
ships, British naval - light forces: Coastal Motor Boat (object name)
ships, German naval - submarine: U139 & [surrendered] (object name)
ships, German naval - submarine: UC58 & [surrendered] (object name)
ships, German naval - submarine: UCII Class & [surrendered] (object name)
ships, German naval - submarine: UCIII Class & [surrendered] (object name)
ships, German naval - submarine: UBIII Class & [surrendered] (object name)
ships, German naval - submarine: UB133 Class & [surrendered] (object name)
ships, German naval - submarine: UEI Class & [surrendered] (object name)
weapons, German - gun: 150mm coastal gun (object name)
First World War, Armistice & German Navy, Internment of & 11/1918 (event)
Mole & Lubeck Battery, Zeebrugge, West Flanders, Belgium (geography)
Gneisenau Battery, Ostend, West Flanders, Belgium (geography)
Harwich, Essex, England, UK (geography)