• Short Summary

    Flying Fortresses carry out their first raids on Berlin, Germany.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Forts first raid on Berlin.

    Germany.

    Aerial shot of vapour trails in sky. Various air to air shots of Flying Fortresses in formation, some from inside the aeroplane. M/S of flack bursts in the sky. Aerial shots of Berlin. Various shots as bombs are dropped on the city. L/S of air crews grouped around Fortress on airfield. Various shots as the American pilots speak, saying they were proud to be the first and they wouldn't mind going over again.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1352.24
    Media URN:
    44538
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:06:00 / 01:53:55:00
    Canister:
    44/21

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