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Typhoon 'amy' Hits Formosa (1962)

Created on 30 June 2014
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News fragment from 1962

Typhoon Amy brings floods and destruction through the coast of Formosa on to the main land of Thailand. Houses are flattened and streets run 6 feet deep in water. There is no safe drinking water and no safe electricity. Property damage runs into millions of dollars. Massive help is on the way.

More info: British Pathé
Produced by: British Pathé
Language: English
Year: 1962
Region: Formosa, Thailand, Southeast Asia



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