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  • Short Summary

    Unedited shots of RAF airmen, ground crew and aeroplanes in South Africa.

  • Description

    No titles. RAF in South Africa. Unedited material.

    South Africa.

    M/S of Royal Air Force airmen get instructions from officer, they are standing in front of row of aeroplanes on airfield. L/S of aeroplane taxiing. Various shots of ground crew at work: they load bombs and bullets into planes, we see them doing general maintenance, checking wheels and propeller. Various shots of biplane taxiing and taking off. Aerial shots of biplanes in flight.

    Note: shots are from 1941 Unknowns Can 3 which is same vault as rest of 1941 material. Original issue number for story is unknown.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1143.07
    Media URN:
    39713
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1941
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:28:00 / 01:18:27:00
    Canister:
    1941 UNKNOWNS CAN 3

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