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    US Naval crew demonstrates aircraft military defence strategy off the Atlantic coast, with General Bradley and Louis Johnson (Defence Secretary) observing from the aircraft carrier Franklin D Roosevelt

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: U.S. Manoeuvres Demonstrate Sea and Air Power

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    AEROPLANES AMERICAN. Shots of U.S. helicopter landing on the Air-craft carrier Franklin D Roosevelt, bringing L Johnson & Gen Bradley, watching air & sea manoeuvres, jets take-off, Mock Battles, pilotless plane shot down, Shots of Blimp Taking oFF, dropping Depth Charges, good air barrage,


    AMERICAN-NAVEL. Shots of helicopter landing on the Air-craft carrier Franklin D Roosevelt, jet planes taking of, navel A.A. guns firing, shoot down pilotless plane, during U.S. air & sea manoeuvres, blimp also takes off, drops depth-charges


    JOHNSON, Louis (Acting Secretary of War) Seen Land-ing on the Air-Craft carrier Franklin D Roosevelt from an Helicopter, to watch U.S. air & sea Manoeuvres also with him are Gen Bradley,


    RADIO. shots of radio pilotless planes shots down during U.S. air & sea manoeuvres,


    FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT.(U.S. Aircraft carrier.). Gen Bradley & Mr L Johnson Land by Helicopter, to watch air & sea manoeuvres, shots of Jet planes taking off, shots of naval gunners shotting down pilotless plane, also of Blimp taking off, dropping depth charges,


    United States of America; Navy - Active; Airforce - Active

    military, demonstration, display, aircraft, naval craft, marine, weapons, defense, artillery, fleet, crew, strategy, operation
    Background: US Naval crew demonstrates aircraft military defence strategy off the Atlantic coast, with General Bradley and Louis Johnson (Defence Secretary) observing from the aircraft carrier Franklin D Roosevelt

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9INWICB3JGS8JARSPYMV1U8DH
    Media URN:
    VLVA9INWICB3JGS8JARSPYMV1U8DH
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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