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    THE COMMANDER OF THE GHANA NAVY, COMMODORE P.F. QUAYE, YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) VISITED I.N.S. SHIVAJI, THE?

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    THE COMMANDER OF THE GHANA NAVY, COMMODORE P.F. QUAYE, YESTERDAY (FRIDAY) VISITED I.N.S. SHIVAJI, THE INDIAN NAVY'S ENGINEERING TRAINING ESTABLISHMENT AT LONAVLA, NEAR BOMBAY.

    COMMODORE QUAYE IS AT PRESENT MAKING AN INSPECTION OF NAVAL ESTABLISHMENTS THROUGHOUT INDIA, AND WHILE AT SHIVAJI HE MET A NUMBER OF GHANAIAN NAVAL CADETS IN TRAINING THERE.

    I.N.S. SHIVAJI HAS THREE FUNCTIONS - IT IS THE INDIAN NAVY'S COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING, AND PROVIDES TRAINING FOR OFFICERS, TRAINING PROSPECTIVE OFFICERS AND PROVIDING SPECIALIST TRAINING FOR OFFICERS, CADETS AND OTHER RANKS.

    IN MARINE ENGINEERING THE ESTABLISHMENTS PROVIDES A GRADUATE COURSE.

    A FURTHER ASPECT OF SHIVAJI'S ACTIVITIES INCLUDE STUDIES IN NUCLEAR, BIOLOGICAL AND CHEMICAL WARFARE AND DAMAGE CONTROL. TRAINING VARIES FROM THREE MONTHS TO THREE AND A HALF YEARS, DEPENDING ON THE COURSE BEING STUDIED.

    THE TWO GHANA MIDSHIPMEN ARE K. OSEI AND P.G. GRIFFITHS. OTHER OVERSEAS STUDENTS AT THE ESTABLISHMENT INCLUDE YOUNG NAVAL OFFICERS FROM CEYLON AND NIGERIA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9JO49YLMEMWIE31SD0P3XAKR4
    Media URN:
    VLVA9JO49YLMEMWIE31SD0P3XAKR4
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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