Spithead Review 1953 1954

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Shots of Naval vessels at sea heading for Spithead : H.M.S. Vanguard, Aircraft carrier H.M.S. Eagle, Cruiser Glasgow, Mine layer Manxman, Daring class ship, a line of Frigates, A Mine sweeper, Fast Patrol boat, a submarine.

Title :Spithead Review 1953.

Aerial shot of fleet at sea....

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Cataloguer:
Mike
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
84855
Sort Number:
DOCS
Time in/Out:
01:26:01:00 / 01:41:36:00
Canister:
DOCS
Film ID:
2259.03
Issue Date:
1954

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  • At Last have manage to find the day. I joined Glasgow after the coronation, my very first ship at 17 as part of Her Majestys Royal Marines Band. What a start to life with them, and spent 17 years enjoying the life. Now at 79 so wonderful to seeing fotage of the great day.

    Thank you

    Noel Crook RMBx2664

    Noelx2664 3rd Dec 2013

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