• Short Summary

    Chinese Nationalist Leader Chiang Kai Shek visits aircraft carrier of US 7th Fleet.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Off Quemoy. Chiang Visits 7th Fleet".

    Quemoy, Free Chinese Island.

    GV Flight deck of American aircraft carrier 'USS Midway' with helicopter landing

    CU Chinese Nationalist Leader Chiang Kai Shek unfastening belt in helicopter.

    SV Chiang getting out of helicopter, saluting and is greeted by Pacific Fleet Commander Admiral Hopwood.

    GV Flight deck in foreground and cruiser in background.

    GV Elevated, plane taking off from flight deck.

    CU Chiang Kai Shek and Admiral Hopwood watching from bridge.

    GV Elevated, plane taking off.

    SV Chiang and Admiral Hopwood watching from bridge.

    GV Aerial fly past.

    (F.G.) Used in Overseas Reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1559.07
    Media URN:
    50056
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:27:00 / 01:29:02:00
    Canister:
    58/94

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