Air Blitz In Tunisia - Beware - Other Item… 1943

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    Full title reads: "AIR BLITZ IN TUNISIA".

    Tunisia.

    United States bomber crews being briefed prior to bombing raid on Tunisia. Various shots of crews as they go out to their aircraft in crowded jeeps. Several shots of crews checking their Boston light bombers and start to take off from desert aerodrome. Ground to air and air to air shots of formation of Bostons. Aerial shots of bombs leaving and landing on the target - an olive grove.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37891
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1073.18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:11:00 / 01:44:35:00
    Canister:
    43/18
    Sort Number:
    43/018
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    War & Revolution Science & Technology
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    Tunisia Aviation Boston Bombers
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