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    U.S.A., United States of America.

    Title: "Pacific Battle Fleet Review. Inspection by American Naval Secretary during Manoeuvres".

    High angled panning shot follows American Naval Secretary and high ranking officers as they walk across the wide deck of a battleship inspecting rows of officers and sailors. Good C/U of the American Naval Secretary standing on deck, looking over the railings at a fleet of battleships at sea. Various shots of a fleet of American battleships.

    Intertitle: "Catapulting a Seaplane from Warship's Deck".

    High angled shot of the prow of a battleship, a battleship sits on one end of a sea saw like contraption on the prow, lots of sailors gather around to watch as the plane is catapulted off the seesaw and into the air.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24635
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    356.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:02:00 / 01:44:09:00
    Canister:
    G 1122
    Sort Number:
    G 1122
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    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

Comments (1)

  1. Pete in NC says

    Some corrections: \"High angled shot of the prow of a battleship, a battleship sits on one end of a sea saw like contraption on the prow,\"
    This is the stern, not the prow (bow). \'a Sea-plane sits on\', not a battleship. The catapult is on a pivot, not a see-saw.

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