• Short Summary

    Dive bombers attack ships in the Channel. They have to face anti-aircraft guns and Spitfires.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Nazi Bombers Beaten Off".

    Dover, Kent.

    VS. good shots of a convoy of British merchant ships steaming through the Straits of Dover. German five bombers attack the ships and are engaged with gunfire from shore batteries and from the destroyer escort. Spitfires amongst the German planes and engage them in a dog fight, good shots mainly LS taken from the cliffs at Dover.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1051.32
    Media URN:
    20992
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:46:00 / 01:35:51:00
    Canister:
    40/61

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