• Short Summary

    American service chiefs meeting at the Naval War College in Washington, D.C. to discuss strategy,?

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: U.S. Forces in Combined Operation

    USA: Various:
    INT/EXT

    AMERICA Meeting of Service Chiefs at Naval War College, Washington prelude to a combined Operation offcoast of Norfolk, Virginia. Frogmen swim ashore and blow up harbour defences and invasion barges come in with main force covered by rocket barrage

    MILITARY- AMERICAN Combined Operations by U.S. Forces at Norfolk, Virginia. Frogmen prepare to swim ashore - blow up harbour defences when landing-craft come in covered by rocket barrage and advance up shore

    FROG-MEN Seen preparing to swim ashore in American Forces combined operations of coast of Norfolk, Virginia. Seen blowing up beach defences

    WASHINGTON American service chiefs meet at Naval War College, Washington

    Military - Active; United States of America

    maneuvers, soldiers, sailors, amphibious assault, training exercises, soldier, sailor, commando, ranger, war game, games
    Background: American service chiefs meeting at the Naval War College in Washington, D.C. to discuss strategy, armament, and training; and manoeuvers combining Army and Navy cadets off the coast of Norfolk, Virginia, with frogmen swimming to shore and placing explosives to prepare for landing craft to bring more troops

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3H3H5A5TRAWSWIDAE0W2F8H9D
    Media URN:
    VLVA3H3H5A5TRAWSWIDAE0W2F8H9D
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/08/1948
    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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