Unveiling Plaque To No 38 Group RAF 1955

Star Item


Unused / unissued material -

Harwell Atomic Energy Research Establishment, Berkshire.

Unveiling plaque to No. 38 Group RAF - they carried the first British troops to land in Normandy on the night before D-Day. They took off from Harwell.

General Sir Richard Gale arriving....



Black & White
Media URN:
Sort Number:
UN 2738 A
Time in/Out:
01:00:00:00 / 01:03:14:00
UN 2738 A
Film ID:
Issue Date:

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!

Related Videos

Gale Damage In London

Gale Damage In London

Wildest September Gale experienced for many years.

Thame Show Wrecked By Gale

Thame Show Wrecked By Gale

Thame Agricultural Show wrecked by exceptionally strong Gale.

Floods In Watsonville, California Aka United States Of America

Floods In Watsonville, California Aka United States Of America

The effects of floods and gales in California, United States of America.


Britain "Gale" Swept

Footage of the devastation caused by gale force winds.

Gale Damage In Lancashire

Gale Damage In Lancashire

Footage of the damage caused in Lancashire by storms and high winds.

Rhine Army Horse Show

Rhine Army Horse Show

Contestants at British Rhine Army Inter-Allied Horse Show in Germany.

Susan Stephen At The Globe Cinema, Rheindahlaen

Susan Stephen At The Globe Cinema, Rheindahlaen

British actress at film premiere

Pegasus Village

Pegasus Village

General Sir Richard Gale opens caravan village for servicemen and their families, Aldershot.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.