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  • Short Summary

    Soldier parachutists jump from a large balloon during Silver Lining Week.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unknown / unclear.

    Parachute jumping for Silver Lining Week.

    Location of events unknown.

    M/S of parachute floating down. Shots of soldier parachutists getting into a covered platform that is lifted by a large airship-style balloon. They make their jumps from the platform. Various shots of parachutists floating down to the ground. Shots of crowds looking up to watch the display in the show ground.

    Brief, sea-sick-inducing shots of the ground - could be taken by parachutist coming in to land.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2176.17
    Media URN:
    64254
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:55:00 / 01:55:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 1825 E

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