Us Coast Guard Exercise 1947

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    United States of America (USA).

    The American Coast guard service new improved Duck (DUKW) amphibious vehicle is equally at home on soft sand as it is in a rough sea. Various shots of the duck making its way over soft sand that would clog any ordinary vehicle. MS. Waves breaking shore. The end of a pier is seen on the right. Various shots of the Duck riding and cutting through heavy sea.

    Note - date found in the old record 08/04/1947. Also found in the old record - Duck should be spelled DUKW and pronounced Duck.

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    Media URN:
    63849
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2150.15
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    Black & White
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    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:04:00 / 01:38:02:00
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    UN 1668 H
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    UN 1668 H
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