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    Dewey arriving and meeting US airmen at Tempelhof airport.

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    Tempelhof airport, Berlin.

    MV Dakota aircraft taxiing to a halt MV American airmen pushing landing stage marked - Tempelhof - Berlin up to plane MV Thomas Dewey Governor of New York and party walking down gangway between American guard of honour. Greeted at foot of gangway by U.S. officers. MS. Dewey and party walking across tarmac. LV American guard of honour presenting arms LV ditto showing US flag and the Dakota SV Dewey chatting to US airlift crews Mrs Dewey in background SV Dewey and US airmen step in the car MV Towards car driving off airfield SV procession of jeeps following MV American soldiers marching colours from drome SV. Pan up from U.S. airmen holding Cup to face pan to Dewey chatting with other airmen. MV. Angle shot Dewey chatting to U.S. airmen, who are eating and drinking. MV. Dewey and American airmen walking towards 'plane. SV. Germans off-loading 'plane pan down to C.U. Dewey. MV. Back shot Dewey and American airmen walking towards Skymaster 'plane. MS. Dewey pan to truck backed against 'plane. MV. Dewey and U.S. airmen standing beneath wing of Skymaster. SV. Dewey shaking hands with American airmen. CU. Dewey and American airmen looking towards 'plane. MV. Towards Dewey walking around airfield escorted by U.S. officers. MV. and SV. Back view Dewey meeting group of airmen. SV. Side view Dewey chatting to airmen. MV. Dewey with officer and two American airmen. SV. Dewey and officer pan to airmen. SV. Dewey shaking hands with airman. LV. Towards Dewey escorted U.S.A.A.F. officers walking over to meet another group of airmen. SV. Shaking hands with airmen beneath propellor of 'plane. SV. Dewey chatting to Air Force officers lined up in front of Skymaster. MV. Dewey walking from field against background of goods being loaded onto truck from Skymaster. MV. Back shot of Dewey walking over to mobile snack bar.


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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:21:00 / 01:36:29:00
    UN 2132 D

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  1. Unknown user says

    The year is off...this must be at least 1948-1950, possibly during or slightly after the Berlin Airlift.

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