• Short Summary

    UNITS OF THE DANISH AND WEST GERMAN BALTIC FLEETS STAGED A COMBINED NAVAL REVIEW BEFORE SENIOR OFFICERS OF BOTH NAVIES IN THE BALTIC SEA, OFF KIEL, WEST GERMANY, THIS WEEK.

  • Description

    UNITS OF THE DANISH AND WEST GERMAN BALTIC FLEETS STAGED A COMBINED NAVAL REVIEW BEFORE SENIOR OFFICERS OF BOTH NAVIES IN THE BALTIC SEA, OFF KIEL, WEST GERMANY, THIS WEEK. THE WARSHIPS TURNED ON AN IMPRESSIVE DISPLAY IN FORMATION, DESPITE THICK FOG THAT HAMPERED MOVEMENT.

    THE OCCASION WAS ALSO A FAREWELL FOR TWO RETIRING GERMAN OFFICERS: COMMODORE HUBERT VON WANGENHEIM, 58, CHIEF OF COMMAND, GERMAN NATO NAVAL FORCES IN THE NORTH SEA, AND VICE-ADMIRAL GERHARD WAGNER, 65, NATO COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF, ALLIED SEA FORCES IN THE BALTIC.

    BOTH MEN TOOK THE SALUTE FROM THE BRIDGE OF THE GERMAN FRIGATE "AUGSBURG" DURING THE REVIEW.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4FYD7BEO6BHSDVUKARVLKAS02
    Media URN:
    VLVA4FYD7BEO6BHSDVUKARVLKAS02
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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