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  • Short Summary

    RAF Guinea pig club for men whose faces and limbs have been restored by plastic surgery.

  • Description

    East Grinstead, West Sussex.

    Several shots of a group of men entering a coach and driving off.

    CU. A sign saying "Guinea Pigs, RAF office". This is the club for RAF men whose faces and limbs have been restored by plastic surgery. Various shots of a large group of RAF (Royal Air Force) officers shaking hands with Sir Archibald McIndoe, the surgeon who operated on most of them. Many of the men have quite disfigured faces. CU. Sir Archibald McIndoe.

    Mute Neg.

    Information found in the old record - Cuts 47/69.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2405.05
    Media URN:
    66789
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:42:00 / 01:17:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 1763 F

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