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  • Short Summary

    American bombers in flight, wounded air crew moved from planes to hospital, air attacks.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear.

    Various shots of the American B 29 bomber aircraft in flight. Various shots of the American Liberator bomber aircraft in flight. Several shots of sea explosions, water splashing high in the air, planes flying over water.

    Various shots of the people at ground control talking over map, they communicate with aircraft crew. Various shots of wounded American airmen being carried out of the planes and into ambulance. More shots of the wounded air crew being moved out of planes and into ambulances. Several shots of the wounded men being treated in hospital - dark shots, bad lighting.

    Various shots of the damages and holes on the aircraft on airfield. Various shots of the B 29 planes in flight. More shots of the airfield with planes taking off and in flight. More shots of the Liberators in flight.

    Various gun camera shots of the air attacks on ground targets, planes strafing and flying very low as they shoot, fires and smoke seen on ground. Shooting mainly airfields and moving trains - burning aircraft on airfields seen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2113.01
    Media URN:
    63164
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:15:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:15:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 1016 A

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