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    Warships head south in Nicaragua crisis

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: US Warships Start South in Nacaragua Crisis

    USA: Virginia: Hampton Roads:
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    Cruisers and destroyers head for Central America to help protect our interests there.

    MLV & LV cruiser at sea (2 shots)

    LV several cruiser and destroyer at sea (sev. shots)

    LV destroyer (taken from behind base of pier)

    LV vessels at sea and away towards horizon

    LV vessels at sea (shot taken from ship)

    MLV vessel coming towards camera

    LV two ships at sea

    TITLE: One of the Navy's favourite drills these days - - gobs quitting ship for a landing expedition

    MLV sailors down along side of ship into boats

    MV sailors climbing down ladders and into boats

    MV (taken from deck of ship) boat away

    MLV (taken from one of the boats) several boats on rough sea (2 shots)

    GV view on sea from island bay: LV boats coming to shore, two men waiting on shore

    MV armed soldiers jumping from boats and running across water to shore

    MV soldiers running acros bushes up hill towards camera.

    drill, expedition, protect, soldiers
    Background: Warships head south in Nicaragua crisis

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2ECMT0YW275NON981D3ITMBW8
    Media URN:
    VLVA2ECMT0YW275NON981D3ITMBW8
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1927
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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