• Short Summary

    The United States Navy Fleet prepares for their war games on US Navy Day.

  • Description

    Titles read: "US NAVY DAY".

    Location of events unknown, probably in the Pacific Ocean, United States of America.

    Various shots of warships of the United States Fleet being prepared by sailors for the annual United States Navy Day. Flags are hoisted; crates of explosives (?) are carried across decks by sailors; members of the crew use navigational equipment. One sailor checks an anchor chain with a hammer; the anchor is slowly lifted from the sea. A sailor wearing headphones adjusts the engine telegraph. Several shots of pistons working in the engine room while a sailor turns a wheel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    955.76
    Media URN:
    16371
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:00:58:00 / 02:02:16:00
    Canister:
    38/24

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