• Short Summary

    French navy makes sure that its Mediterranean fleet is ready for action.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "FRENCH NAVAL MANOEUVRES - Mediterranean Fleet in battle practice off Toulon.

    Toulon, France.

    Several shots of the French battleship cutting the waves at sea. Several shots of the French hydroplanes descending towards the water. Men are seen firing large guns.

    This is military exercise of the French Mediterranean fleet. Gun fire is heard - nice shot of a torpedo leaving ship, entering water and travelling through the water. French Navy officer looking through binoculars. Line of battleships moving fast though water.

    Several aerial shots of the fleet exercise which unable the spectator to see the grand scale of the operation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    773.23
    Media URN:
    8489
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:43:00 / 01:33:00:00
    Canister:
    34/60

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