All About Bombs 1944

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    Title reads 'The Other Man's Job - Filling Ten Ton Tess'.

    Several shots of the mass of bomber planes in the air. Various shots of the bombs exploding on the ground, smoke, dust and many large craters seen.

    Several shots of the men sitting in group, one holding newspaper in hands - it is Daily Express'. Close up shot of newspaper headline 'Our Bomb - 10 Tons'. Men reading, finish and walks into a building. Various shots of the men filling up '10 Ton Tess'. After the bomb is filled up, the men pull it on chains to fill up the next one. Several shots of the two men inspecting finished bombs. Cut back to the men pulling massive bomb on chains and loading it on lorry. They write various messages on the bomb, cover it and the lorry leaves. The men wave.

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    British Pathé
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    Media URN:
    63551
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2137.11
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:57:00 / 01:45:19:00
    Canister:
    UN 1170 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1170 A
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