British Schooner "Duchess of Cornwall" is seized at sea by the German cruiser SMS Möwe, during World War I
Atlantic Ocean Date:1916, December 8 Duration:2 min 56 sec Sound:NO SOUND
German Count Von zu Donah Schlodien, Captain of the Cruiser SMS Moewe (Seagull) on the bridge with ship's officers . Views of rough seas as they make way in the Atlantic ocean, during World War I. Several Ship's Officers taking navigational readings with sextants. Lookout in foul weather gear climbs rigging, relieving his shipmate. View of the British three-masted Schooner, "Duchess of Cornwall,"carrying salted fish from Newfoundland to Gibraltar. After German prize crew takes over the Schooner, her crew rows to the Moewe. A gun aboard the schooner is fired. Her crew being taken aboard the Möwe.
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