• Short Summary

    Huge US vehicle can lift stranded landing craft.

  • Description

    Fort Story, Virginia, United States of America (USA).

    SLV. Massive new American vehicle Retriever - men climbing on it. SCU. Crew mounting ladder of the retriever. CU. The name of the craft and a man walking on deck. SCU. Retriever travelling towards camera. CU. Wheel passing camera. CU. Man at controls. SLV. Two vessels out at sea. SCU. Retriever going into the water and approaching the craft. SLV. Stranded landing craft being coupled to the retriever. CU. Man at controls of retriever watching vessel being put in position. SCU. Side view, retriever and landing vessel half way in position. SCU. Man connecting rope to the vessel. CU. A sergeant at control. SCU. Retriever coming ashore with the stranded vessel. CU. Retriever's wheels leaving water.

    (F.G.) (Orig.E.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    563.06
    Media URN:
    31599
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/02/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:20:00 / 01:04:01:00
    Canister:
    56/11

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