• Short Summary

    Wreckage of a crashed RAF plane. The pilot stayed with his craft to allow his crew to jump to safety.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Nr. Guildford. 'Greater Love ...' Flying Officer Arthur Wilfred Brian Page stays in his crashing plane & gives his life to save his comrades."

    Nr Guildford, Surrey.

    Intertitle reads: "'Jump for it chaps ... I'm seeing this through' - will live forever as his epitaph - and add yet another page to the glorious annals of the R.A.F."

    Various shots of the remains of a crashed aeroplane in a field. People, including some schoolboys, look over the wreckage.

    A lorry from the RAF (Royal Air Force) is on hand.

    The shell of the plane is very bent and burnt.

    Pathe Gazette end titles.

    (Music only on sound track - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    683.38
    Media URN:
    5170
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/10/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:19:00 / 01:53:26:00
    Canister:
    32/81

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