• Short Summary

    Combat footage as American fighter pilots shoot down 85 Japanese planes at dawn.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Japs lose 85 'planes.

    Pacific ocean.

    Various shots at dawn as fighter pilots take off from an aircraft carrier after being attacked by the Japanese. L/S as they fly in formation. Various aerial combat pictures taken by automatic cameras on the allied planes as they shoot the Japanese planes down. Various shots as they burst into flames and crash into the sea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1350.13
    Media URN:
    44502
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/01/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:39:00 / 01:25:11:00
    Canister:
    44/9

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