• Short Summary

    Allies bomb Ploesti oil fields cutting off some of Germany's fuel supply. Rumania.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Ploesti oil fields devastated.

    Rumania (Romania).

    Aerial shots of Flying Fortresses in huge pall of black smoke arising from the bombed Ploesti oil fields. Various shots of the black smoke over the area. Various shots of German firemen fighting the blaze. L/S of the devastated oil fields smoking.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1368.06
    Media URN:
    44804
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:19:00 / 01:16:26:00
    Canister:
    44/90

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