Descrizione:I. Excerpt from H.M. VISIT TO THE GRAND FLEET, (IWM 556/01), showing King George V, Admiral Beatty, Lieutenant HRH Prince Albert, and Lord Cromer onboard HMS Queen Elizabeth. II. Excerpt from THE STORY OF THE DRIFTERS, (IWM 553/01). Drifters embark mines and prepare to leave harbour. Minesweepers at sea - HMS Melton (898), HMS Sandown (903), HMS Ravenswood (588), HMS Albyn (587). View from crow's nest on HMS Swift, and medium close-up of crewman semaphoring. III. Title sequence. Medium close-up as torpedo is taken onboard submarine E.23 at Harwich - Special I Class destroyer HMS Firedrake (97), in the background. Submarine casts off. Medium shot of vessel underway and submerging to periscope depth. E.23 surfaces, and crew emerge to uncover and fire 12-pounder. High-angle medium shot as she returns to base to be secured alongside.
Submarine E.23 at Harwich and at sea, 1918.
Parole chiave:EFG1914 / World War I / George V, King / Beatty, David Richard / George VI, King / Baring, Rowland Thomas (2nd Earl of Cromer) / Royal Navy, Queen Elizabeth / Royal Navy, Melton / Royal Navy, Sandown / Royal Navy, Ravenswood / Royal Navy, Albyn / Royal Navy, FIREDRAKE (HMS), destroyer (1912) / Royal Navy, E23 / Royal Navy, Swift / Royal Navy, DRUSILLA (HMS), minesweeper / Royal Navy, Pitfour / Royal Navy, Strathdevon / ships, British naval - destroyer: Swift & [-] / ships, British naval - destroyer: Firedrake (97) & [-] / ships, British naval - submarine: E23 / ships, British naval - minesweeper: Melton (898) & [paddle] / ships, British naval - minesweeper: Sandown (903) & [paddle] / ships, British auxiliary - minesweeper: Ravenswood (588) & [paddle] / ships, British auxiliary - minesweeper: Albyn (587) & [paddle] / ships, British auxiliary - minesweeper: Drusilla (GY.951) / ships, British auxiliary - minesweeper: Pitfour (PD.241) / ships, British auxiliary - minesweeper: Strathdevon (A539) / operations, British naval - mines: clearance / operations, British naval - preparation: ammunitioning / operations, British naval - return / communications, British naval - direct: semaphore / delegations, British national - state / training, British naval - weapons: submarine's surface gun / 12/3(261.2).7