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  • Short Summary

    The flying boat 'Clare' returns back to Britain after flight from America.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Clare Home From Atlantic Flight".

    MS The flying boat 'Clare' taxiing to a halt on lake.

    CU of the Captain Kelly Rogers.

    VS of passengers, American volunteer airmen, coming ashore and on the quay.

    LS Pan with the aircraft taking off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1053.32
    Media URN:
    21046
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/08/1940
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:19:00 / 01:26:58:00
    Canister:
    40/66

Comments (1)

  1. Jakethemuss says

    My Grand- father Captain George Bertie Musson was piloting the Flyingboat "Clare" when it was lost flying out of Lagos. Smoke in the cockpit was reported and I'd like to hear from anyone with any information on the Plane or Captain Musson.
    Regards
    Craig Musson

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