• Short Summary

    RAF men celebrate a successful attack on Italian raiders over the English coast.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Italian Raiders Hurricaned!"

    VS of the wreckage of Italian fighters and bombers lying in field and on beach after they had been shot down during a raid on November 11th.

    CUs. of the Italian markings on the wreckage.

    VS Incl. CU s of Italian captured airmen being taken under guard along platform of London main line station past crowds who line the platform to see the prisoners.

    MS to CU of the RAF (Royal Air Force) Hurricane pilot who shot down the leading Italian raider, shots of him leaving and standing by his Hurricane fighter plane.

    CU Squadron Leader Stanford Tuck sitting in his Hurricane.

    MS and CUs. of group of RAF fighter pilots standing in front of Hurricane, some laughing and others holding trophies taken from the Italian aircraft they shot down.

    Note: additional background information in file for 40/93. AH 2001.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1061.24
    Media URN:
    21251
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:59:00 / 01:30:05:00
    Canister:
    40/93

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