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Other titles:ROYAL NAVY VIDEOS: 1990s [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Wreath-laying ceremony in cemetery with ship's company of HMS Sheffield, the Corfu Veterans' Association, the First Sea Lord and members of the public. Also includes service and wreath-laying at sea on board MV Georgia.
Production Details: Directorate of Public Relations (Navy) Film and Photographic (Production company)
Antrobus, Stuart (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations:
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: Colour
Sound format: Sound
Soundtrack language: English
Title language: None
Subtitle language: None
Technical Details: Format: Beta-SP
Number of items/reels/tapes: 2
Notes: Summary: the Corfu Channel Incident took place on 22 October 1946. The Royal Navy destroyers HMS Saumarez and HMS Volage hit mines in the channel; forty-four crewmen died and a further forty were injured. See PME 226 for colour film of the aftermath.
Technical: "Original" and "Dub" tapes held.