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  • Short Summary

    Footage of airmen celebrating 100th Mission of Lancaster bomber.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Lancaster 'S' for Sugar 100th Mission.

    Numerous airmen stand at the foot of Lancaster bomber. Senior official official raises his cup in the acknowledgement of the achievement. Airmen puts finishing touches to 100th bomb to mark number of mission on the side of the bomber. Men raise their arms in the air. A quote from Herman Goering reads, "NO ENEMY PLANE WILL FLY OVER THE REICH TERRITORY". Nice group shot of airforce men taking big swigs from bottle of beer.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1951.10
    Media URN:
    61576
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:50:00 / 01:37:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 835 E

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