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    Visnews filmed Feb 2 the first German Naval visit to Italy since the war. Four?

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    Visnews filmed Feb 2 the first German Naval visit to Italy since the war. Four minesweepers, the "Seehund", "Seepferd","Seestern" and "Seeschlange anchored in La Spezia harbour for a four-day visit. Other German ships joined the four minesweepers on Feb 3.

    Manned by seven officers, 19 non-commissioned officers, 38 sailors and 24 officer cadets the minesweepers are on a training tour of several European harbours. On Feb 5 the ships go to the Italian port of Civitavecchia, 50 miles north of Rome.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2HOWL9F5XTOYVA42E44LYBSZ8
    Media URN:
    VLVA2HOWL9F5XTOYVA42E44LYBSZ8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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