Launching of the 'Willem Ruys'
Week number 46-27
Newsreels in which Dutch subjects of a certain week are presented.
A new passenger ship for the Rotterdam Lloyd is launched from the shipyard of the firm "De Schelde" in Vlissingen. The ship is named after a director of the Lloyd who was executed in the war and is christened by his widow. A large crowd watches on the wharf itself and at the houses in the surrounding area.
- Polygoon-Profilti (producer) / Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision (curator)
- Publication date:
- 1 June 1946