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  • Description

    Title reads: "Hovercraft Joins Up".

    Eastney, Hampshire.

    Army Navy Air Force combined operation - Exercise Runaground. L/S helicopter having just landed with troops running past camera in foreground. Soldiers alighting hurriedly from the helicopter. C/U soldiers with radio transmitter. L/S plane coming over the beach, it drops a bomb and the bomb explodes. Assault forces disembark from landing craft and run up the beach. G/V soldiers running up beach. C/U two foreign officers. G/V truck being driven off a large landing craft and onto the beach, followed by another. C/U officers looking through binoculars. A truck moves through the sea towards the beach, a tank does likewise. Officers watching. C/U Saunders-Roe Hovercraft moving across the sea. C/U Canadian officer. The Hovercraft comes up the beach. C/U an Indian officer. M/S Hovercraft hovering over the beach and then reversing out above the sea.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    51092
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1587.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:50:00 / 01:18:02:00
    Canister:
    59/51
    Sort Number:
    59/051
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Hovercraft
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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