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    Paramount War Correspondent James Wright films American Airforce raid of Marauders on key German targets.?

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    FRANCE:

    Hesden Forest:

    AV bombs bursting on Hesden Forest, N. France. AV bombs on Forest pan up to bombs bursting on target at side of Forest. CU Wright shooting with camera. GAV formation of 16 Marauders over clouds. Shot from Marauder, showing clouds and land below. CU Wright shooting with camera.

    AV bombs on forest pan up to bombs bursting on target at side of Forest. CU Wright shooting with camera. GAV formation of 16 Marauders over cloud. Shot from Marauder, showing clouds and land below. CU Wright shooting with camera.

    Boulogne:

    AV flying over Boulogne coastal batteries, flak bursting. CU Wright shooting with camera. GAV 166ft. showing bombs dropping and busting on coastal batteries, gunfire flashes from ground, trace firing etc. two Marauders fly into picture.
    Background: Paramount War Correspondent James Wright films American Airforce raid of Marauders on key German targets. Secret installations connected with German Fighter Command bombed. Wright's pictures of bombs bursting on Boulogne and coastal Batteries open fire Marauders which return With machinegun fire.

    Good shots of planning operations office and of planes on active service. Good shots of camera man filming war action from bomber.

    MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: INVASION REHEARSAL Accent on air power was put by recent big-scale amphibious exercise. Paramount War Correspondent James Wright, flying with US Marauders, secures finest bombing pictures of present war. Americans make spectacular raids on Nazi fighter

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1T4TJ43XLZX8GMRRAOXKBBOC0
    Media URN:
    VLVA1T4TJ43XLZX8GMRRAOXKBBOC0
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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    ENGLAND / FRANCE: Paramount War Correspondent films bombing raids on northern France from American Marauders in action ENGLAND / FRANCE: Paramount War Correspondent films bombing raids on northern France from American Marauders in action

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