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  • Short Summary

    Canadian pilots scramble their Hurricanes - then relax in the bar.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    VS of RAF (Royal Air Force) pilot as he runs from rest room to his plane.

    MS Flare being fired pan to three Hurricanes in flight.

    MS Pilot buckles on his parachute and climbs aboard his Hurricane. Good shots of Hurricane as it starts up and moves off. Various shots of three Hurricanes above airfield.

    VS Loading machine gun rounds / ammunition into wing of Hurricane.

    VS The Canadian fighter pilots relaxing in the mess off-duty, talking, writing, playing darts, draughts etc. They open up packages from home. One of the dark players is a Sikh, presumably from India not Canada.

    (Lav.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1629.01
    Media URN:
    60232
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:03:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 239 D

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