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    Penzance harbour.

    Documentation contains various newspaper cuttings about the nine day exercise 'Foil' by the RAF and US and Western union air forces ended yesterday, warships of the same nations prepared to sail from Penzance for combined operations in the Bay of Biscay.

    MS the Dutch battle ship - 'Tromp' LS. Aerial views of the fleet. (4 shots). MS. Aerial view of the Aircraft carrier - 'Implacable'. LS. General aerial views. LS. Another aircraft carrier LS. Vice Admiral Lambert French Navy SCU Lambert talking to another officer MS. Elevated Admiral Sir Roderick McGrigor, British C-in-C shaking hands with Lambert on board French battleship. CU Lambert MS line of French Buglers LS. Admiral McGrigor saluting as he leaves the French ship. (Elevated). MS French officers standing on deck MS. F/M Viscount Bernard Montgomery Commander in Chief Western Union Land Forces chatting with Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands on deck of ship. SCU. Lambert, Rear Admiral Willinge and back view of McGrigor chatting. SCU. Lambert, Rear Admiral Willinge and back view of McGrigor chatting. MS. Monty, Bernhard, McGrigor, Lambert and Willinge walking towards on deck of the Dutch ship - 'Tromp'. MS. McGrigor, Lambert and Willinge chatting, while Monty and Bernhard chat close by. MS. Monty and Bernhard chatting confidentially pan over the three Admirals chatting. MS. Monty and Bernhard, McGrigor, Lambert and Willinge. SCU. Monty and McGrigor. LS aerial view of ships MS Bernhard arriving aboard the Tromp MS Dutch marines MS Bernard saluting hands with officers LMS marines lined up MS Bernhard saluting and shaking hands with officers LS aerial view of part of fleet MS side view of an aircraft carrier MS the five leaders on deck MS pan along the five leaders MS. Monty and Bernhard chatting. Monty chats to Dutch sailor. MS three Dutch officers MS. Monty and Bernhard MS the five leaders lined up on the deck of the Tromp.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:14:34:00 / 01:18:09:00
    UN 2144 B
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    UN 2144 B
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    War & Revolution
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