In the Wake of HMS Sheffield (1986)

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    Paul Vaughan

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    United Kingdom

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Documentary on the exocet missile attack on HMS Sheffield during the Falklands W ar in which 21 men died. Argentine pilots describe how they plan such attacks, and British captains talk about the lessons learned from the use of these missiles.

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