Large destroyer battleship launched at Mare Island ship building yard in America.
Battleship launched in USA.
Boats and ships; ceremonies. In America; large destroyer battleship launched at Mare Island ship building yard. Before launching: a few people on platform in front of ship's hull; lady pulls ribbon or rope. One can vaguely see champagne spilling on boat. GV ship moving away on its track; between tall scaffolding -- some nice angles; light and shadow. The ship eases into the water. Then side shot of the ship on the water; slow pan to left (toward stern). Power of U.S. Navy; etc.
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