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  • Short Summary

    A demonstration of the effectiveness of a smokescreen during United States Fleet manoeuvres in the Pacific.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Fog of War. Employing wonderful smokescreen, destroyers beat Super Dreadnoughts during U.S. (US) Fleet manoeuvres in Pacific - now the world's "Storm Centre".

    L/S of the fleet of ships in the water, airships and aeroplanes fly overhead. M/S of the ships in a circle. C/U of a man dropping a torpedo from a ship. Various shots of the ships with smoke billowing out of them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    240.16
    Media URN:
    22416
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:48:00 / 01:16:02:00
    Canister:
    G 795

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