• Short Summary

    Wreckage of crashed German planes after air raid on Southeast England.

  • Description

    Location unknown / unclear.

    Various shots of the masses of planes in the sky during German air raid on Southeast England. Barrage balloon seen in the sky as well.

    Various shots of the wrecked German planes after the attack. British troops clearing the wreckage, putting out fires and taking spare engine parts, ammunition and other usable bits from wrecked planes. Good close up shot of ammunition on ground.



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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1627.10
    Media URN:
    60226
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:38:00 / 01:37:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 237 D

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Zeppelin seen in the sky as well" - it isn't a zeppelin, it's a British barrage balloon. (It'll need changing in tags too).

  2. British Pathé says

    Hi jamied - yep, a barrage balloon. If it was a Zeppelin it wouldn't be a very impressive one!

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