Boston, United States of America.
Various shots show the 'Lexington', a huge aircraft carrier being towed into dry dock by numerous tugs (paperwork says 22 tugs were used to tow the ship). There is a lot of smoke billowing out of the tug and ship funnels.
Footage of the USS Lexington leading up to her destruction in the Battle of the Coral Sea.
US Lexington sinks and the seven Patten brothers are welcomed home by their father.
New ships are launched at US dockyards.
Duplicate footage from story 'US Shipping - Profit and Loss' in 42/83; see separate record.
An item showing the United States navy in action against the Japanese in the Philippines.
Retired race horse celebrates 17th Birthday.