• Short Summary

    Queen Juliana of the Netherlands visiting army units at Hedel and Vught, October 28, saw sappers transport tanks over a river on raft-like ferries.

  • Description

    Queen Juliana of the Netherlands visiting army units at Hedel and Vught, October 28, saw sappers transport tanks over a river on raft-like ferries.

    The Queen also watched the armymen carrying out patrol and supply exercises in rubber dinghies and boats with outboard engines.

    Frogmen jumped into the icy river from the speeding boats, then were hauled out of the water at the same speed by a special life line to demonstrate fast rescue methods.

    The Queen also saw sappers is battledress throwing pontoon bridges across the river and building Bailey-bridges.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEPZPTTCGB8UINRBIJBYW9S7SR
    Media URN:
    VLVAEPZPTTCGB8UINRBIJBYW9S7SR
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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