King With The Dam Raiders 1943

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Full title reads: "KING WITH THE DAM RAIDERS".

North of England.

Various shots of Wing Commander Guy Gibson V.C., a man who led the great Lancaster raid on the Ruhr Dams, greets the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) as they arrive to an air station somewhere...



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