• Short Summary

    A South African army machine gun unit train to go into action by plane.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Into Action By Plane".

    South Africa.

    VS of men of a South African army machine gun unit running across field and boarding a three engined Junkers transport plane.

    Ground to air MS of the plane taking off and landing.

    MS Int. of the soldiers sitting closely packed inside the aircraft.

    VS of the plane coming to a halt in a field, the soldiers jump out and run across field and set up their machine guns and open fire in a demonstration of their speed in going into action by air.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1055.46
    Media URN:
    21115
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:17:00 / 01:51:46:00
    Canister:
    40/75

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