• Short Summary

    Comprehensive documentary of the Royal Navy in the lead up to war

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Britian's Navy Ready for Any Challenge, The Combined Fleets Filmed by Gaumont-British News

    ENGLAND: London:
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    Comprehensive documentary of the British Naval fleet and their preparedness for action including shots of numerous ships at sea and at at anchor, sailors on deck, aircraft on deck, ships guns, officers in quarters, destroyers flying off deck and landing on water

    AEROPLANES, R.A.F. Taking off from Aircraft carriers.

    AIRCRAFT CARRIES Planes take off & land on Aircraft carriers in Brit manoeuvres

    "ARK ROYAL" -Aircraft Carrier Mamoeuvres

    H.M.S. BARHAM (Flagship) BATTLE-WAGON. Manoeuvres


    GLORIOUS, H.M.S. Fleet Manoeuvres


    "MALAYA" H.M.S. Manoeuvres


    MOWHAWK, H.M.S. Manoeuvres.


    NAVAL - BRITISH Atlantic Naval manoeuvres - Planes catapulted off, take off & land on aircraft carriers,Mowhawk,Rodney Warspite, Malaya, Ark Royal, Bahram, Morse & semephore signalling,carrying shellan, Nubian, Glorious, Wishart,Southampton,Royal Sovereign, Resolution, Nelson, Newcastle, fixing aerial torpedos, planes come up from below.


    "NELSON"H.M.S. Manoeuvres


    "NEWCASTLE", H.M.S. Manoeuvres


    "NUBIAN" H.M.S. Manoeuvres


    "RESOLUTION" Manoeuvres


    "RODNEY" Manoeuvres


    SOUTHAMPTON, H.M.S. Manoeuvres


    H.M.S. "WARSPITE" Manoeuvres


    WISHART, H.M.S. Manoeuvres


    Navy - Active; Self-Reference

    aerodrome, WWII, World War II, World War Two, war, World War 2, Royal Navy, RN, Fleet Air Arm, warship, battleship, aircraft carrier, cruiser, destroyer
    Background: Comprehensive documentary of the Royal Navy in the lead up to war

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAE5U9RDQWQM5I6J9Z0C2CT2ETX
    Media URN:
    VLVAE5U9RDQWQM5I6J9Z0C2CT2ETX
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/03/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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