• Short Summary

    Eagle Squadron pilots, Americans wearing RAF uniforms and flying for England, train on machine guns and give a demonstration of their flying skills

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: U.S. Pilots to Fight for Britain

    ENGLAND:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES..R.A.F. U.S. Eagle squadron in Britain.. good shots of massed fighters taking off


    SWEENEY Col.....U.S. Eagle Squadron C.U with Fl Lt Taylor (commander of Squadron)


    TAYLOR. Fl Lt (Commander of U.S. Eagle Squadron) w Col Sweeney C.U. (US Eagle fighter Sq. in London)


    Airforce - Active; United States of America

    World War Two, World War II, WWII, Second World War, war, United States Army Air Force, Lafayette Escadrille, Lafayette Flying Corps, No. 71 Squadron RAF
    Background: Eagle Squadron pilots, Americans wearing RAF uniforms and flying for England, train on machine guns and give a demonstration of their flying skills

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACYSDQ9WZYAOQ2V6T3XJSIJ0P1
    Media URN:
    VLVACYSDQ9WZYAOQ2V6T3XJSIJ0P1
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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