• Short Summary

    British and American day and night air raids of Hamburg, Germany.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "HAMBURG HAMMERED".

    Hamburg, Germany.

    Night shots of Flying Fortresses of the R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) taking off from British base.

    Various shots of the aerial bombardment over Hamburg at night. Fires are seen - result of heavy air assault.

    Various air to air shots of American Air Force B. 17's heading out and bombing Hamburg in daylight. The results of the British night raid still evident.

    Close up shots - still photographs taken from the air after the raids showing the size of the destruction.

    Various shots of the aerial bombing by night.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1087.21
    Media URN:
    38034
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/08/1943
    Sound:
    sound
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:44:00 / 01:45:59:00
    Canister:
    43/64

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