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  • Short Summary

    Royal Navy fleet leaves Weymouth.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Royal Navy leaves Weymouth, Dorset for Arctic Expedition.

    M/S Naval officers, including Captain Terry, walking on deck of aircraft carrier "Vengeance". General views of "Vengeance" at sea. M/S 3 pilots dressed in cold weather kit. Various shots "Vengeance" at sea. More shots Capt. Terry. Various shots warship "Duke of York". More shots "Vengeance". M/S rescue helicopter hovering above deck of ship. More shots battleships, including "Vengeance". C/U pilot unbolting helicopter. More shots fleet. Various shots cargo being lifted out of hold. Various shots Naval ratings piling cases on deck, one drives a motorised luggage vehicle. Various shots fleet of destroyers. M/S pilots in cold weather kit on deck of "Vengeance". More shots destroyers. C/U pilot unbolting helicopter. M/S pilots on deck. L/S wing of plane being hoisted into position on deck.

    Item is selected scenes from newsreel story in Gazette issue 49/11. Date given on old records is 07/02/1949.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:55:00 / 01:59:09:00
    UN 2067 A

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