Clare Home From Atlantic Flight 1940

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Full title reads: "Clare Home From Atlantic Flight".

MS The flying boat 'Clare' taxiing to a halt on lake.

CU of the Captain Kelly Rogers.

VS of passengers, American volunteer airmen, coming ashore and on the quay.

LS Pan with the aircraft taking off.

Data

Cataloguer:
Mark
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
21046
Sort Number:
40/066
Time in/Out:
01:26:19:00 / 01:26:58:00
Canister:
40/66
Film ID:
1053.32
Issue Date:
15/08/1940

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  • My Grand- father Captain George Bertie Musson was piloting the Flyingboat "Clare" when it was lost flying out of Lagos. Smoke in the cockpit was reported and I'd like to hear from anyone with any information on the Plane or Captain Musson.
    Regards
    Craig Musson

    Jakethemuss 2nd Sep 2013

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