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  • Description

    Full title reads: "British Cadets Visit US Academy".

    Annapolis, Maryland, United States of America (USA). Naval cadets from HMS Frobisher visit US naval academy.

    LS HMS "Frobisher" broadside. CU the the name on the side of the ship.

    MS LS the cadets climbing into a motor launch which speeds to the shore where they alight. The cadets wave from the boat. The cadets are greeted by their American counterparts.

    LCU the head of the statue which was brought from an old sailing ship. LS MS Cadets throwing pennies at the statue of Tecumseh the academy's special God of luck, an old custom.

    CU an American and British cadet swap hats. MS Cadets shake hands.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    40642
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1179.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:22:00 / 01:17:18:00
    Canister:
    47/21
    Sort Number:
    47/021
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Science & Technology
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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