• Short Summary

    The destroyer AMSTERDAM of the Dutch Fleet has paid a visit to Istanbul on the 22nd of August, 1958.

  • Description


    PLANE LANDING



    OFFICIALS MEETING THE PLANE



    PEOPLE INSPECTING THE MOTOR



    VARIOUS SHOTS- and - ANGLES -- of JET MOTOR



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    1.
    Aerial V. Fire.


    2.
    SV. Firemen at work.


    3.
    GV. Salvaged goods.


    4.
    CU. Firemen.


    5.
    SV. Salvaged goods being carried away.


    6.
    Angle Shot. Burnt roof.


    7.
    STV. Wreckage in street.


    8.
    SV. Ditto.


    9.
    SV.PAN People and burnt out ships.


    10.
    SV. Burnt carpets in street.


    11.
    LV. Part of street which has been burnt out.


    12.
    SV. Woman with young child.


    13.
    LV. Mosque on which lead ceiling of minaret has melted.


    14.
    LV. Entrance to closed bazaar.


    15.
    SV. Safe being forced open.


    16.
    SV. Water being thrown into safe.


    17.
    SCU. Goods being taken from safe.


    18.
    LV. Part of wreckage still smouldering.


    19.
    SV.PAN Goods which have been rescued from shop.


    1.
    Angle Shot. Flags at "TASKIM MONUMENT".


    2.
    SCU.PAN Dutch sailor PAN to wreath.


    3.
    LV. Lt.-Cmdr. A.VAN NOORFWIJK of the destroyer "AMSTERDAM" arrives at the monument.


    4.
    SV. Ditto.


    5.
    LV. Lt.-Cmdr A.van Noorfwijk and Lt-Cmdr GOKENGIN Turkish Group Commander walk towards monument.


    6.
    LV.PAN Lt-Cmdr A.van Noorfwijk places wreath on monument.


    7.
    SV.PAN Lt-Cmdr A.van Noorfwijk steps back from monument.


    8.
    SV.PAN Down monument to the two Commanders saluting.


    9.
    GV. At monument.


    10.
    SCU. Lt.-Cmdr van Noorfwijk signs book which is kept at monument.


    11.
    GV. People at monument.


    12.
    LV. Dutch sailors slope arms.


    13.
    LV. ZOOM IN The destroyer "AMSTERDAM" in Istanbul harbour.


    14.
    SCU. Group of Turkish Naval Officers aboard the "AMSTERDAM".


    15.
    LV. Lt-Cmdr. van Noorfwijk conducts Turkish Officers on tour of ship.


    16.
    STV. Ditto.


    17.
    SCU. Lt. GOKENGIN presents Lt-Cmdr van Noorfwijk with a plaque of his ship.


    18.
    SV. Lt. GOKENGIN reciprocates with ??? symbol of "THE AMSTERDAM".


    19.
    SCU. The two commanders shake hands.


    20.
    SV.ZOOM IN The two plaques.


    21.
    SV. "THE AMSTERDAM".




    Initials WWS VCW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The destroyer AMSTERDAM of the Dutch Fleet has paid a visit to Istanbul on the 22nd of August, 1958.

    Lt. Cmdr. A. VAN NOORFWIJK has placed a wreath on the Taksim Monument in the morning of 23rd of August. The Commander has mentioned the fact that as a naval student he had once placed a wreath to the same Monument,
    - Ceremony at the Taksim Square
    Turkish, Dutch officers and soldiers during ceremony (The Turkish soldiers are in white, the Dutch in black) After ceremonies the Commander signing in the special Memorandum)
    Same day in the afternoon a group of Turkish naval officers have visited AMSTERDAM. The Commander has personally shown around the ship to the officers and gave them the necessary explanations.

    Succeeding the tour on board the ship, The Turkish/ group commander Lt. GOKENGIN presented to the Commander of AMSTERDAM with the symbol of his ship, to which gesture the Dutch Commander reciprocated with his own, Scene depicting this ceremony. (two commanders and ship is the background).

    Last scene: Ship seen from a distance.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD8P17WON9JX597QV7IT8C9UU9
    Media URN:
    VLVAD8P17WON9JX597QV7IT8C9UU9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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