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  • Short Summary

    Sailors of French Navy exercise and perform duties on board ship.

  • Description

    With the French Navy.

    Location of events unknown.

    French sailors march along on deck; shirtless; w/ legs of trousers rolled up. First w/ arms held up in air; then w/ hands behind backs. Then they do some exercises. Then a DS looking along deck; where sailors are now fully clothed and performing various duties. CU a man sits high up looking down at stern and water behind the boat. DS ships in harbour; ships appear dark; and the water sparkles - nice shot.

    World War One; ships; French Navy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1926.24
    Media URN:
    73456
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:02:00 / 01:30:17:00
    Canister:
    ON 154 I

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