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  • Description

    Full title reads: "NEWS BRIEFS".

    ACK ACK IN U.S.
    United States of America. Various shots of the British ack ack gunners giving demonstration of crash action on an aerial target on a training field in America.
    BAZOOKA
    United States of America. American President Franklin Delano Roosevelt seated in car having a close look at a bazooka. Various shots of the American soldiers demonstrating bazooka.
    HELLCAT PLANE
    Location unknown (USA?). Various shots of demonstration of fighter bomber called "Hellcat". The wings are unfolded. Various shots of low runs over airfield and some air to air shots.
    BOUNCE BOMB
    Location unknown (USA?). Planes being loaded up with bombs. Various shots of demonstration of low flying. Bombers drop the bombs which bounce along the ground to the target and explode.
    BADOGLIO
    Italy. Various shots of Italian Marshal Badoglio seated in garden with war correspondents and officers during a press conference.
    SFORZA
    London. Various shots of former Italian Foreign Minister Count Sforza seated at desk in his London office with his son.
    GUSEV
    London. Various shots of the new Soviet Ambassador Mr Gusev (Gussev) in London. Mr Gusev poses in gardens of the Embassy.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    38576
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1095.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:28:00 / 01:04:12:00
    Canister:
    43/83
    Sort Number:
    43/083
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Dam Busters Dam Busters
  • Stills

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

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