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  • Short Summary

    Canadian airmen talk to British soldiers and sailors on the front - cuts from propaganda film?

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Allied forces invasion of occupied Europe - France and the Channel.

    Clapper board gives date as 10/07/1944. M/S Canadian Air Force airman talking to British soldier manning Howitzer gun. Various shots British tanks, soldiers and airmen climb aboard.

    Various shots on board Royal Navy warship. Sailors load big gun. M/S Canadian airmen on deck talking to some of crew. Various shots hockey game on deck. Various L/Ss gun firing from bow of ship. M/S Canadian airmen leaving warship and getting on board launch. L/S of warship.

    Various shots Canadian airmen talking to British tank crew, airman tries out tank radio. Various shots same airmen talking to soldiers stacking shells. Canadian airmen gets a lift off the tank crew, the airmen get off, wave goodbye and walks down country lane. Various shots Canadian airmen talking to British soldiers with a captured German gun.

    Looks like cuts from Allied Forces moral-boosting propaganda film.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:59:00 / 01:39:59:00
    UN 1186 B

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  1. B.Moogk says

    8:27 minutes missing

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