• Short Summary

    MILITARY PREPARATIONS BY U.S. FORCES ARE GOING AHEAD NON-STOP ON THE COAST FACING CUBA AT?

  • Description

    1.
    SV SIGN ON BEACH "CITY OF KEY WEST"
    0.03

    2.
    CU BARBED WIRE, SOLDIER IN B/G.
    0.05

    3.
    SV SOLDIERS BY SANDBAGS (3 SHOTS)
    0.14

    4.
    LV ARMY EQUIPMENT OF BEACH
    0.16

    5.
    SV MISSILE LAUNCHER
    0.19

    6.
    LV PLANES IN FLIGHT
    0.22

    7.
    SV SOLDIERS
    0.25

    8.
    SV SOLDIERS CHECKING RIFLES
    0.28

    9.
    SV SOLDIERS CHECK BARRED WIRE
    0.32

    10.
    OPTICAL


    11.
    CV SOLDIER FIRES FLAME-THROWER
    0.35

    12.
    CU NOZZLE SPRAYS FLAME (2 SHOTS)
    0.40

    13.
    LV MISSILE LAUNCHER ON TRUCK, FIRES
    0.43

    14.
    LV PAN..SOLDIERS RUNNING
    0.48

    15.
    SV FIRE STARTED BY FLAME-THROWER
    0.51

    16.
    SCU MACHINEGUN FIRE
    0.53

    17.
    SV SOLDIER WITH FLAME-THROWER
    0.59



    Initials PGR/V/WS/ES


    EXCUSE POOR QUALITY OF CUBA SCENES, PICKED UP IN AMERICA FROM CUBA TV.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: MILITARY PREPARATIONS BY U.S. FORCES ARE GOING AHEAD NON-STOP ON THE COAST FACING CUBA AT KEY WEST, FLORIDA. BARBED-WIRE FORTIFICATIONS HAVE BEEN STRUNG ALONG THE BEACH AND TROOPS HAVE TAKEN UP SANDBAGGES POSITIONS.

    MISSILE LAUNCHERS HAVE BEEN SET UP AT STRATEGIC POINTS ON THE COAST AND ROVING AIRCRAFT ARE KEEPING A CLOSE WATCH OVER COASTAL WATERS.

    MEANWHILE, CUBAN TROOPS HAVE BEEN TAKING PART IN MANOEUVRES ON THE ISLAND. THEY ARE BEEN IN COMBAT PRACTIVE WITH FLAME-THROWERS, MOBILE MISSILE-LAUNCHERS AND MACHINE-GUNS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9WZC3JHBOEUPI7C3SS4E5YYR8
    Media URN:
    VLVA9WZC3JHBOEUPI7C3SS4E5YYR8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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