• Short Summary

    NOW IN EAST AFRICAN WATERS ON A GOODWILL CRUISE, THE "HIPPER" -- A TRAINING FRIGATE OF THE WEST GERMAN NAVY -- IS MAKING A FIVE-DAY STAY THIS WEEK IN DAR-ES-SALAAM.

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    NOW IN EAST AFRICAN WATERS ON A GOODWILL CRUISE, THE "HIPPER" -- A TRAINING FRIGATE OF THE WEST GERMAN NAVY -- IS MAKING A FIVE-DAY STAY THIS WEEK IN DAR-ES-SALAAM. SHE WAS VISITED YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY) BY THE TANGANYIKAN PRESIDENT, MR. JULIUS NYERERE.

    THE "HIPPER'S" COMMANDER, CAPTAIN NORDHEIMER, SAID THE VISIT HAD BEEN ARRANGED BECAUSE OF GERMANY'S LONG-STANDING TIES AND FRIENDSHIP WITH TANGANYIKA. HERR VON HASSEL, THE FEDERAL GERMAN DEFENSE MINISTER, HAD HIMSELF BEEN BORN THERE AND IT WAS HE WHO HAD SUGGESTED THE GOODWILL CALL.

    ONCE A ROYAL NAVY VESSEL, THE FRIGATE -- NOW NAMED AFTER A GERMAN ADMIRAL OF WORLD WAR ONE -- IS CARRYING 55 CADETS ON A FOREIGN CRUISE, ENDING IN DECEMBER. FROM DAR-ES-SALAAM, SHE WILL SAIL TO PORT SUDAN, BEIRUT, AND THEN MARSEILLES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA82JOX42A3SI2N0HUPQTF6EKPI
    Media URN:
    VLVA82JOX42A3SI2N0HUPQTF6EKPI
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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