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  • Short Summary

    Activities at the newly made airfield.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear.

    Various shots of the men in uniforms flattening the field which is to become an airfield.

    Various shots of the countryside from plane in low flight.

    Various shots of the planes taking off, in flight and landing. Several shots of the officers inspecting the airfield and men correcting the field.

    The trucks are seen arriving to the new airfield bringing fuel, bombs and ammunition. Various shots of the men unloading trucks.

    Several shots of a pilot getting ready for takeoff. Pilot's jacket has 'Canada' written on collar.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1861.02
    Media URN:
    61042
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:36:00 / 01:17:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 734 A

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