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  • Short Summary

    Spitfire and Mosquito planes in flight.

  • Description

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

    Various shots of British Spitfires and Mosquitos in flight. Good air to air shots as we fly over coastline.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1959.03
    Media URN:
    61689
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:23:00 / 01:15:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 850 C

Comments (1)

  1. SledDawg says

    Seems pretty obvious that this film was shot on or about D-Day - June 6, 1944. All of the aircraft are wearing bright, new black and white invasion stripes on the wings and fuselages.
    And, there are shots of formations of what appear to be landing craft and assault ships.

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