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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - date and locations unclear or unknown.

    Somewhere in Britain.

    Various shots of United States Air Force Boston Bombers taking off from an airfield. Shots of the planes landing. They have invasion stripes on the wings.

    American airmen ride on a car towing a plane along the tarmac. They prepare the plane for take off.

    Aerial view of bombs being dropped on targets below. Explosions rise up from the ground. Air to air shots of planes flying over the sea. Air to air shots of bombers flying in formation. Flak bursts around the planes. High altitude shots show gliders on the ground below. Ships are seen on the water below as we fly over.

    Note: some of this footage is quite scratched.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    61598
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1953.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:08:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:07:00 / 01:15:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 837 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 0837 B
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    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    U.S air force Boston Bombers Horsa Gliders Bombers USAAF
  • Stills

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

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