• Short Summary

    BRITISH TANKS ON THE MOVE IN THE GRUNEWALD FOREST ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF WEST BERLIN...THEY'RE?

  • Description

    1.
    SV PAN .. BRITISH TANK MOVES ALONG
    0.05

    2.
    CU "BERLIN" FLASH PAN TO UNION JACK EMBLEM ON TANK
    0.10

    3.
    MV SOLDIER IN TURRET
    0.12

    4.
    CU TANK GUN TRAVERSING
    0.19

    5.
    SCU BRITISH AND AMERICAN SOLDIERS STUDY MAP
    0.19

    6.
    CU BRITISH SOLDIER PAN TO AMERICAN LOOKING AT MAP
    0.23

    7.
    MV BRITISH SOLDIER DIGGING EMPLACEMENT FOR GUN
    0.26

    8.
    CU SHELLS ON GROUND
    0.28

    9.
    SV GUN COVERED WITH CAMOUFLAGE NETTING
    0.31

    10.
    SV GUN LOADED
    0.36

    11.
    SLV AMERICAN TROOPS TAKE UP POSITIONS
    0.39

    12.
    SV SOLDIER IN TANK TURRET
    0.43

    13.
    CU U.S. SOLDIER WITH BRITISH SOLDIER USING FIELD TELEPHONE
    0.47

    14.
    SLV TANK FIRES HEAVY MACHINE GUN
    0.50

    15.
    MV TROOPS IN CAMOUFLAGED JEEP USING FIELD TELEPHONE
    0.53

    16.
    SLV TANK FIRES HEAVY MACHINE GUN
    0.58

    17.
    SV BRIGADIER WHITWORTH AND MAJOR GENERAL POLK
    1.01

    18.
    CU DITTO
    1.06

    19.
    SCU SOLDIER FIRES AUTOMATIC RIFLE
    1.09

    20.
    CU SOLDIER USING FIELD TELEPHONE
    1.12

    21.
    CU SOLDIER FIRING AUTOMATIC RIFLE
    1.16

    22.
    SLV PAN .. MOVING TANK
    1.20



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: BRITISH TANKS ON THE MOVE IN THE GRUNEWALD FOREST ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF WEST BERLIN...THEY'RE TAKING PART IN "EXERCISE FANTASY" - A JOINT BRITISH AND AMERICAN EXERCISE DESIGNED TO PRACTICE INFANTRY AND ARMOUR IN PATROLLING, ATTACKING AND DEFENSIVE TACTICS.

    SOME 1,600 TROOPS, 20 TANKS, ASSAULT BOATS AND ARTILLERY WERE TAKING PART IN THE 26-HOUR EXERCISE WHICH BEGAN YESTERDAY (WEDNESDAY).

    THE EXERCISE IS UNDER THE DIRECTION OF BRIGADIER R.H.WHITWORTH, COMMANDER OF THE BERLIN INFANTRY BRIGADE GROUP.DURING THE EXERCISE HIS COMMAND HEADQUARTERS, MANNED BY BRITISH AND AMERICAN OFFICERS, WAS VISITED BY MAJOR-GENERAL JAMES POLK, THE UNITED STATES COMMANDER IN BERLIN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAHLZZ7FRNMU2DYH8XN2N4Y6P
    Media URN:
    VLVAHLZZ7FRNMU2DYH8XN2N4Y6P
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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