• Short Summary

    H.M.S."KENT" -- THE THIRD OF THE COUNTY CLASS DESTROYERS ARMED WITH SEASLUG AND SEACAT MISSILES?

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    H.M.S."KENT" -- THE THIRD OF THE COUNTY CLASS DESTROYERS ARMED WITH SEASLUG AND SEACAT MISSILES TO BE ACCEPTED INTO SERVICE -- WAS COMMISSIONED IN BELFAST ON AUG 15.SHE IS THE NINTH ROYAL NAVY SHIP TO BEAR THE NAME.

    PRINCIPAL GUESTS AT THE CEREMONY WERE THE PRIME MINISTER OF NORTHERN IRELAND, CAPTAIN O'NEILL, AND THE COMMANDER-IN-CHIEF, HOME FLEET, ADMIRAL SIR CHARLES MADDEN.FILM SHOWS NAVAL CHAPLAIN BLESSING THE DESTROYER, ADMIRAL MADDEN MAKING ADDRESS, AND CAPTAIN JOHN WELLS, THE SHIP'S CAPTAIN, REPLYING.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAQGZDVFVFEZSFMLV1CXN9ZPP8
    Media URN:
    VLVAQGZDVFVFEZSFMLV1CXN9ZPP8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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