Air To Air - Strafing Etc. 1944

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

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    Various shots Boston bombers flying low and landing on airstrip. M/S pilot in cockpit plane and ground mechanic standing on wing. C/U pilot taking off helmet, having just returned from a mission. Various shots pilot examining the damage his plane has received - bullet holes, bits of shrapnel in the wing etc.

    Various aerial shots taken from on board fighter planes. We see the view from the plane as it flies over mountains, patchwork fields and countryside. The plane shoots at targets on the ground, in some shots large fires are burning. Some images are better quality than others.


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    British Pathé
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    Media URN:
    63536
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2135.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:07:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:52:00 / 01:38:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 1110 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 1110 E
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