Carrier Roosevelt's Initial Cruise 1946

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    Various shots, some air shots, of American aircraft carrier 'Roosevelt' at sea during her first voyage. Planes in flight over carrier, planes landing and taking off, captain being interviewed. More shots of the carrier at sea, planes on deck, guns at ready, planes taking off. One of the planes is seen plunging into sea.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1946
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    64262
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2177.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:09:00 / 01:16:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 1333 H
    Sort Number:
    UN 1333 H
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