USS Franklin D Roosevelt air craft carrier (CVA-42) commissioned on Navy Day in New York City,United States.
New York City USA Date:1945, October 27 Duration:3 min 46 sec Sound:NO SOUND
United States sailors stand on the stern of USS Franklin D Roosevelt (CVA-42) tied up at the dock on its commissioning day. Name of the carrier on the stern of the ship. Sailors stand on the flight deck of the ship as they wave. People board the carrier as they climb up a ladder. Secretary of Navy, James Forrestal and Eleanor Roosevelt, Franklin D Roosevelt's wife, on the carrier. Crowd on the dock waves. President Harry S Truman and party stand at attention. Navy Captain speaks at the microphone and salutes. President Harry S Truman speaks over the microphone. Eleanor Roosevelt, large crowd. An officer salutes and dignitaries shake hands with President Harry S Truman. Sailors on flight deck of the ship. They wave to fleet at anchor in the New York river during presidential review of the Fleet on Navy Day.
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