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    ENGLAND: HELICOPTERS AID INVASION EXERCISE. Gosport:- Isle of Wight:- All three services take part in operation "Run Aground" Isle of Wight, England LV Landing craft approaching Culver Cliff beach, Isle of Wight, soldiers jumps too soon into water. LV Men coming ashore from craft. LV Men running towards cliffs. SV Officers looking on. Shot Rocket firing over cliff top with rope land lines. LV Men scaling cliff on ropes. Shot Looking down at men on beach. LV Officers on beach watching operation. Shot Men descending cliff on ropes. LV Stretcher case down cliffs on ropes.



    ENGLAND: HELICOPTERS AND INVASION EXERCISE. Gosport & Isle of Wight:- All three services take part in operation "Run Around" Gosport, England LV Helicopters flying over beach at Gosport. LV Man jumping out of helicopter onto beach. SV Men lying on beach with rifles cooked. CU Major General Moulton, D.S.O, O.B.E. in charge of demonstration. GV Pan Landing craft coming in. SV Frogmen out of landing craft. FV Soldiers out of craft. BV Soldiers running up beach. SV Officers watching demonstrations. GV Tank landing craft offshore. FV Tank landing craft. GV Soldiers & tanks on beach. Shot 3 R.A.F. planes flying overhead. CU Officers looking on.



    Military - Active; Navy - Active; Airforce - Active; Great Britain




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    Gosport and Isle of Wight

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAZM1ESJ73OZ1S56E5M1VMPPWN
    Media URN:
    VLVAAZM1ESJ73OZ1S56E5M1VMPPWN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/05/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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