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  • Short Summary

    A bugler wakes RAF unit.

  • Description

    First World War aircraft. Locations of events unknown.

    Military aviation; c. 1920s. Barracks; all quiet. Then bugler comes running past the buildings and starts to play (presumably Reveille) CU bugler. Cut; then iris in to soldiers running out of barracks; some putting on their jackets as they run. Dissolve to shot of large building; an aeroplane hangar. The men run up and slide open huge doors. Irish out/in: MS men putting on flight suits and hats; other soldiers push aeroplanes out of hangar. Fade out/ iris in; to airfield. Biplanes are pushed across field. Cut / iris in: aeroplanes take off one at a time; coming toward camera & past on left.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2452.20
    Media URN:
    77051
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:19:00 / 01:39:21:00
    Canister:
    ON 388 B

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