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    Gander, Newfoundland.

    Various night time shots of rescue people loading aircraft with stretchers and equipment for rescuing people after crash of Belgian aircraft at Gander, Newfoundland. LS. Arial view of the dense forest where the Belgian airliner crashed. Helicopter taking off from the Gander airfield. LS. Helicopter flying over the forest. LS. Aerial shot of the country the helicopter passes over. Helicopter landing on field. LS. A lake in the forest with a Catalina flying boat moored. Helicopter called in to the rescue carries survivors to Gander Airfield. Survivors were transferred by the helicopter to be flown to hospital - tented camp with rescue team and survivors on field. Catalina moored on the lake. Plane landing on airfield, men carrying wounded on stretchers to be transported to hospital.

    Lavender & Mute.

    Information found in the old record - Cuts 46/78.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:16:00 / 01:55:46:00
    UN 1571 F
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    UN 1571 F
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    Religion & Politics
    Catalina Flying Boats
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