• Short Summary

    Captains Copleston and Taylor are home after being held captive in Algeria. London.

  • Description

    No title - Captured pilots Captain Trevor Copleston and Captain David Taylor free after 12 weeks of captivity in Algeria. Heathrow, London.

    L/S the two pilots Copleston and Taylor at top of aircraft steps. M/S relatives waving. C/U Taylor's mother, pan to C/U of Copleston's wife. L/S and M/S as the two men come down steps, Taylor embraces his mother and Copleston runs to his wife. C/U's Taylor and his mother. C/U and M/S Copleston with his wife in back of car. Air view of the aircraft in which they were forced to land, it is standing on the runway at Luton. C/U pan captain at controls. C/U radar. L/S from aircraft as it goes along runway for take off. L/S pan as it takes off. C/U's Copleston with his family reading telegrams. C/U Copleston. M/S of his family. M/S the two men.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2041.18
    Media URN:
    56421
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:01:00 / 01:27:02:00
    Canister:
    67/78

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