• Short Summary

    Night and day bombing raids on Dresden by British and American air force.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "DRESDEN BOMBED TO ATOMS".

    Dresden, Germany.

    Several shots of formation of Lancaster planes in flight. Close up shot of propellor of Lancaster spinning while plane is in flight. Aerial night shots of bombs bursting, incendiary fires and antiaircraft fire during bombing raid Dresden.

    Aerial shots of formation of Flying Fortresses with vapour trails - day after the RAF (Royal Air Force) bombing. Close up shot of Flying Fortress in flight. Aerial shots of bombs leaving plane and falling on Dresden.

    (M & T. Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1147.17
    Media URN:
    39819
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:16:00 / 01:39:48:00
    Canister:
    45/16

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