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

    Various shots of men of the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) taking showers in open air shower unit.

    Shots of air crew being briefed while siting outside a tent. Men relaxing, playing cards etc., writing letters. CU Squadron scoreboard of number of kills.

    Flyers loading van with supplies. Men loading gun magazines with ammunition for aircraft cannons. Supplies being off loaded.

    Men queuing for food at field kitchen. MS Sign "Royal Canadian Air Force - Inspection and Repair".

    Various shots of fighter planes being repaired and checked over. Shots of mobile workshop. Shots of ill men in open tent - a Red Cross flag flies to indicate it is a First Aid post or tent hospital. A new engine is fitted to a plane. More shots of men working on plane engines.

    RAF wagons on the move loaded with supplies. Kit bags ad trunks are loaded. Tents and workshops are taken down.

    Pilots being briefed (dark shots). CUs of men of the RCAF.

    Men laying out base of new camp. Men cutting logs with axes and saws. Men in camp.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:52:00 / 01:41:23:00
    UN 749 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 0749 E
  • Appears in...

    War & Revolution
    Overbecks Canadian Royal Canadian Air Force and Air Canada Canada in WW2
  • Stills

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

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