• Short Summary

    New agreement with Portugal allows Navy and R.A.F. to use new facilities in Azores

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Warplanes in the Azores Mid-Atlantic Patrol Moves in to teh Portuguese Islands

    PORTUGAL: Azores:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES R.A.F. R.A.F. take over in Portuguese Islands - AZORES..A/V/M. Brome in Charge..Coastal Command F.Forts land..Forts & transports on drome from air


    ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT. Tahe R.A.F.supplies to Azores harbour


    AZORES (Portuguese Islands) R.A.F. arrive to take over airfields etc... shots of coast & town from air..Scenes of harbour-unloading & taking away supplies..R.A.F. build drome defenses..trenches etc..R.A.F. flag & Union jack..Enlarging airfield w.bulldozers etc..BULL FIGHT arena-fighting bulls on horseback etc..Many tents ..R.A.F. feeding..Coastal Command F.Forts land..F.Fortress planes & transport planes on drome (From air) Scenes of Portuguese women co-operating with R.A.F.


    BROMET. Air Vice Marshall In charge of R.A.F. in Azores


    BULL-FIGHTS In Azores (Portuguese Islands) V.G.


    COASTAL ROCKS & COASTLINES Azores Islands from Air


    FLAGS. R.A.F. & Union Jack (separate) over drome in Azores


    PORTUGAL. R.A.F. take over airfields in AZORES


    Airforce - Active


    TENTS R.A.F.camp in Azores Islands

    merchant shipping, Allies, Portugal, treaty, War, Second World War, WWII, World War II, Aerial, air views, port, harbor, unloading ships
    Background: New agreement with Portugal allows Navy and R.A.F. to use new facilities in Azores

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2RLBB02ARQT9VF7UKCXBD0BO
    Media URN:
    VLVA2RLBB02ARQT9VF7UKCXBD0BO
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/12/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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