• Short Summary

    President John F. Kennedy watches US marine manoeuvres with the Shah of Iran

  • Description

    Location: Oslow Beech, North Carolina, United States of America / USA

    Title reads: "President Witnesses Impressive Naval and Marine Maneuvers [sic]".

    GV. Deck of nuclear carrier "Enterprise".

    MS. US Marines helicopter coming in to land on the deck of "Enterprise" bringing President John F. Kennedy. VS. President leaves helicopter and walks across deck and shakes hand with the Captain of "Enterprise".

    MS. Sailors line the deck included CU. of bell-bottom flagging in the strong wind. Two shots of jet aircraft taking off from the deck of "Enterprise". LS. Ship fires a rocket into the air. LS. Planes drop depth charges into sea and white foam sprays high into the air.

    CU. President Kennedy watches from the bridge. VS. President Kennedy meets Shah of Iran Mohammed Reza Pahlavi on Oslow Beach and they take up position on an advantage point to watch manoeuvres. Various good shots of second Marine Division making a real life beach landing with amphibious craft and bombers fly overhead.

    MS. President Kennedy and the Shah of Iran leave Oslow Beach on the North Carolina Coast. (Comb. FG.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:19:00 / 01:06:57:00
    UN 3608.E

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