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  • Short Summary

    Footage of American paratrooper putting on display from Winston Churchill.

  • Description

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

    Various shots of paratroops landing in field. Interior of plane, paratroopers inside preparing to jump out. More shots of paratroopers landing in field. Plane flying over and supplies being dropped.

    M/S of the Prime Minister Winston Churchill walking up steps onto platform. L/S of paratroopers falling from sky. Soldier running over field. Air to air shots of paratroopers jumping from DC-3 aircraft. Shots of the aircraft taking-off. M/S Churchill watching. Good C/Us of American soldier on board aeroplane one is smoking cigar. More shots of planes.

    Cataloguer's note: General Eisenhower is not obviously visible in the item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1973.06
    Media URN:
    61870
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:07:00 / 01:29:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 882 A

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