• Short Summary

    American defence chiefs on board the aircraft carrier 'Franklin Roosevelt'.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear.

    Title reads 'Defence Chiefs Go to Sea'.

    MS. The aircraft carrier 'Franklin Roosevelt' with helicopter hovering above it. MS. The helicopter hovering above the deck. MS. US Secretary of Defence, Louis Johnson, waving from cockpit of helicopter. MS. Louis Johnson stepping down from helicopter. Naval ratings salute. SCU. Johnson donning check cap. CU. General Omar Bradley, pan to General Hoyt Vandenberg, Air Force Chief of Staff, pan to Johnson, pan to Admiral Denfield standing on deck, pan to Army Chief of Staff, Collins. MS. Johnson, Bradley and another walking along deck. MS. Neptune bomber making a jet assisted takeoff from the deck of the aircraft carrier 'Franklin Roosevelt'. CU. US Secretary of Defence Louis Johnson, watching. CU. The Neptune taking off. LS. The Neptune taking off from the carrier.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Cataloguers Note: Spelling Variations - Vandenburg or Vandenberg. Date found in the old record - 31/10/1949.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:29:00 / 01:25:18:00
    UN 2180 F

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