Aerial - Camera Gun Combat Shots 1944

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and location unclear or unknown.

    Title cards inform us that this material from RAF VIII Fighter Command was taken in April 1944 during an attack on a ground target.

    Dark camera gun shots - machine gun and rocket attacks on ground targets. Targets include buildings, airfields (good shots), ships on canal, trains, industrial buildings. Also includes shaky dog fight material in combat with German planes.

    Cataloguer's Note: As with all gun camera material this varies in quality some of it is poor, some very usable - MD.

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    British Pathé
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    Mute
    Media URN:
    61475
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1939.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:09:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:28:00 / 01:35:46:00
    Canister:
    UN 811 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 0811 A
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  • This material was all shot from the P-47 Thunderbolt of Hubert "Hub" Zemke, of the 63rd Fighter Squadron.

    jamied 27th Mar 2014

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