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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    Title reads: "Back The Attack!" Cinesound Review Item.

    Intertitle reads: "Bonds By Pigeon Post".

    Australia. Pigeons are used to send messages to Australian towns calling for help by buying war bonds.

    Pigeon flock fly overhead.

    A woman releases a homing pigeon in a ceremony. CU message being attached to pigeon's leg.

    Another pigeon is released.

    Thousands of pigeons in boxes are released. Slow motion shots of pigeons flying away.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    72706
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1895.12
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:42:00 / 01:42:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 908/1 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 0908/1 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    British Pathe logo War Pigeons
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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