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    GREENLAND: SV Ships at sea on manoeuvers. CU Missile ship missile sliding up into position. Angle shot ditto. SV Ditto. CU Missiles being turned round to another firing position. TSV Missiles being launched. Shot through window of plane looking out upon arctic waste. SV INT Paratroopers seated in plane. GV Three planes in flight dropping troops. GV Paratroops dropping. Nearer V as they hit the ground. SV Another paratrooper landing in FG others landing in distance. SV Paratroops in arctic clothing walking over snow towards camera. GV Paratroops start digging themselves trenches in the ice. SV Ditto. SCU Ditto. SCU Paratroopers sawing ice. CU Ditto. SV Paratroopers lowering slabs of ice the top of the trenches. Angle V Ditto. Angle V paratrooper coming down through hole into snow cave. SV A paratrooper lying in cave smoking. SV Paratroopers spread over the countryside.



    Navy - Active; Military - Active; Americans




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    FOR SCOTLAND ONLY
    Greenland

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    Film ID:
    VLVA470UOTHRMBX6JDISHMFE3COPQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA470UOTHRMBX6JDISHMFE3COPQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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