Material assembled for an uncompleted documentary probably put together in the late 1940s. Sound is intermittent throughout. There is no complete shot listing - please let Pathe know if you spot something we have missed.
This reel covers the First World War.
Poster "War declared on...
Cuts / out takes for story RUMANIAN FOREIGN MINISTER VISITS RAF 38/35.
Very good scenes of the R34 Airship arriving and landing.
An RAF pilot has attempted an altitude flying record.
Shots of a barrage balloon being inflated.
Officer presents insignia to new RAF regiment in Italy.
RAF airmen watch Lancaster bombers taking off.
Royal Air Force (RAF) Lancaster bombers start up engines.
RAF man and woman chatting.
Aviation meeting 1919.