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  • Short Summary

    American President Truman at navy manoeuvres.

  • Description

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    Several air shots of the aircraft carrier USS Franklin Roosevelt at sea, more ships around. Barge nearing the carrier. Various shots of the American President Harry Truman boarding the carrier and being greeted by the officers and the crew - Admiral Chester Nimiz and Secretary of he Navy James Forrestal are greeting the President. Various shots of the President inspecting crew lined up on deck, being given tour around the carrier and chatting with men informally. Various shots of planes taking off and landing with President Truman watching. Planes flying overhead in formation, President Truman watching. Several shots of the planes landing on carrier. President Truman leaving the carrier.

    Date found in the old record 06/05/1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2309.14
    Media URN:
    75764
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1946
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:32:00 / 01:23:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 1395 I

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