• Short Summary

    The Spanish naval training ship, 'the destroyer 'Marte' arrived at Piraeus the port of Athens, Greece, Nov. 29 for a courtesy visit during a current tour of Eastern Mediterranean ports.

  • Description

    The Spanish naval training ship, 'the destroyer 'Marte' arrived at Piraeus the port of Athens, Greece, Nov. 29 for a courtesy visit during a current tour of Eastern Mediterranean ports.

    During a ceremony in athens to mark the visit, Commandant Perez, 'Marte's' captain, laid a wreath on the tomb of Greece's Unknown Soldier. Earlier, the Commandant and his officers made courtesy visits to the port and naval authorities.

    During the visit, Greek naval cadets offered a warm welcome to Spain's future naval officers, and marched in parade with them at the end of the wreath-laying ceremony.

    'Karte' has a complement of 29 officers, 225 crewmen and 104 cadets.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7X87D8XGCD0UCTYHH7PNBQ5B
    Media URN:
    VLVA7X87D8XGCD0UCTYHH7PNBQ5B
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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