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[WWII – 1945, Destroyer Refueling; USS Wisconsin thru heavy seas]
MS Destroyer USS Halsey Powell (DD-686) underway in heavy weather, OS2U on launching platform. CU Bow of destroyer pulling heavy swells, men on deck haul on lines alongside. Line thrown. Fuel lines pass from cruiser to destroyer. Tank ships alongside destroyer. CU Afterdeck of destroyer as men pull on line. Man coils rope. MS From superstructure looking forward on destroyer.
10:32:44 USS Wisconsin (BB-64) waves break over bow (dramatic shot).
10:33:05 MS Aircraft carrier underway, USS Lexington (CV-16)
Men coiling lines, passing to other ship. Sailor w/ gun to fire line, discuss.
10:34:10 MS Looking forward on bow of USS Wisconsin as waves break over bow.
10:35:15 MS Aircraft carrier, USS Lexington underway.
10:36:16 LS Sunset scenes in color.
10:36:38 Aerial, Two battleships underway.
10:36:55 MS-Pan Superstructure of battleship USS Wisconsin w/ men on deck, to plane. Planes overhead. GV-Pan Sunset.
10:37:38 Bow of Wisconsin thru water; aircraft carrier thru waves; USS Wisconsin underway in heavy seas, waves break over bow.
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