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    HOLLAND: G Air V Flooded villages of Holland. CU Prince Bernhard in cockpit looking at map. Co-Pilot points. Low Air V Over flooded villages street horse standing in water. Air V Past Ferryboat on dryland. G Air V Flooded area. Close Air V Flooded farm house. CU Bernhard in cockpit. G Air V Over church in Zierikzee on island of Duiveland where rescued cattle await evacuation. G1/2Air V Same island, small airstrip for helicopters marked out with white sheets. G Air V Helicopter on small patch of ground among floods. Air V Another helicopter over floods. Shot From helicopter of another helicopter pan to many others on road, near town of Middelharnis. CU 'Copter landing. SV Helping woman out of 'copter. CU Lifting child & helping another woman from 'Copter. SCU Another ditto. SV Rescued people towards pan to helicopter taking off again. GV 'Copters taking off from road. BV Refugees, helicopter overhead. SBV Prince Bernhard shaking hands with refugee. Side V Ditto. GV Bernhard watching a refugees are loaded into boat for Rotterdam. SCU Queen Juliana pan to refugees, this is in Province Utrecht where they are brought from Rotterdam. CU Baby tilt to nurses. CU Juliana looking on. CU Baby. GV Flood area pan to people towards on road. SV People towards. SCU Ditto. GV Refugees loading into DUKWS. SV Pan People in-to DUKWS. Travel V From 1 DUKW of another pan to flooded houses. CU Woman. SV Another DUKW passing. Travel V Past houses. CU Hand clutching little straw box. CU Woman. CU Elderly man looks back then looks ahead again.



    GOOD SCENE:--- Map shot of flooded islands of Holland.



    Royalty; Queen Juliana of the Netherlands (b. 1909, reigned 1948-1980), Weather; Disasters and Accidents; Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands, Prince zur Lippe-Biesterfeld (b. 1911), Airforce - Active




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    Film ID:
    VLVADDDPB58CLW8UAM8833K1VK87Y
    Media URN:
    VLVADDDPB58CLW8UAM8833K1VK87Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/02/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:24:00
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    Canister:
    N/A

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