Great material of a Navy dentist at work - good shots of false teeth being made.
Unused / unissued material - location and dates unclear or unknown.
VS Shots of the work of a Royal Navy dentist. A Naval Rating has a denture impression taken. The dentures (false teeth) are made up in a dental workshop (Various good shots of the process of making false teeth) and fitted into his mouth. The rating smiles and tries out his new teeth.
Various shots of dentist and others coming on board warship after trip in launch.
Naval patients sitting nervously in dentist's waiting room. Patient being put under anaesthetic gas and having a tooth pulled.
Cataloguer's Note: - The making of the false teeth is very generic and could be used in a non-Naval context - MD.