• Short Summary

    British and American bombers go on their missions, and British WAAF's arrive in India.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Allied air affairs.

    Various locations.

    Various shots of British WAAF's (Women's Auxiliary Air Force) arriving on a ship to take over men's duties in India. They disembark and march along smiling. R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) liberator bombers take off in Burma. Various air to air shots of the aeroplanes, C/U of rear gunner. Various shots of bombs dropping and exploding on the ground setting buildings alight. Various good air to air shots of American bombers fighting the Luftwaffe, one plane spirals and hits the ground with huge explosion.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1139.26
    Media URN:
    39633
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:35:00 / 01:46:51:00
    Canister:
    45/2

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