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    Material relating to newsreel story 'Exercise 'Mainbrace'' - 52/76.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Exercise 'Mainbrace'' - 52/76.

    Mute version of Newsreel Story - first shot not superimposed.

    Exercise Mainbrace - NATO naval manoeuvres.

    Firth of Forth, Scotland.

    SV. Her Majesty's Ship "Vanguard" at anchor (for super) GV. Fleet at anchor. LV. Aerial ships at anchor. MV. Aerial warships at anchor. SV officer looking through telescope. Views of HMS Vanguard. SV. 1 -r Comdr. Smallwood. R.N. (Capt R.J. Foley designate Capt of USS Wisconsin, Capt. John Litchfield R.N. Capt H.M.S. Vanguard, Capt Briton, American Navy. present Capt of Wisconsin CU. Pan Capt. Foley to Capt Litchfield.

    SV. Liberty boat returning to USS Wisconsin. SV. Side of USS F. D. Roosevelt aircraft carrier showing massed planes on deck. N.S. Planes on deck of Roosevelt. SV. Approaching Dutch ship Banckert. CU. Name Banckert SV. Approaching Banckert. CU. Sailor polishing gun. SV. Signalman using Aldis lamp on board. LV. Round bows of the Wisconsin.

    SV. Superstructure of the Wisconsin. LV. Round bows of the Wisconsin SV. Superstructure of Wisconsin, showing forward gun turret. NS. Superstructure of Wisconsin. SV. Battle honour plaque on board Wisconsin. SV. Wisconsin signallers sending message by Aldis. & SV. SV. Top view, sailors cleaning guns, pan up to G.V. towards bows of ship. SV. Wisconsin officer looking through telescope at destroyer.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:42:00 / 01:09:16:00
    52/76 D (Selected Originals)

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