• Short Summary

    United States military prepares for Operation Crossroads atomic bomb tests in the Marshall Islands

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Pacific Rendezvous with Death Begins

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    AMERICAN NAVAL. Shots of the warship New York & Arkansas the Pennsylvania, also the carriers Shangri-La & Saratoga,


    ATOM BOMB. Shots of Island (Bikini-shots of steel structures, also various maps, one shows all the island in the Marshals, shots of the carriers to be used in the test, Saratoga, & Shangri la, shots of it steaming through the Panama, shots of the warship--New York--The Arkansas--The Pennsylvania


    "NEW YORK"(Steamship) Shots of New York,


    SHANGRI LA. (U.S. Carrier). Shots of radio controlled planes being loaded on her, Also various shots of them being catapulted, the planes are used for atom test,

    fleet, army, engineers, experiment, navy, warships, island, automatic camera, Bikini Atoll, citizens, natives, relocated, relocation, evacuation, evacuated, Rongerik Atoll, San Francisco, Panama Canal, Bikini, pilotless planes, aircraft, warships, war planes, Super Fortress, Enola Gay, ghost fleet, mushroom cloud, American, detonation
    Background: United States military prepares for Operation Crossroads atomic bomb tests in the Marshall Islands

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD7GRB9HE9H6EIT19LM2HMWHJ4
    Media URN:
    VLVAD7GRB9HE9H6EIT19LM2HMWHJ4
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1946
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:44:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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