• Short Summary

    Allied forces increase their air raids in Europe.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE GREAT AIR ASSAULT ON EUROPE".

    France.

    Ground to air shots of formation of B 26 bombers. Various shots of the 8th USA Air Force planes flying over Northern France. They drop bombs and also receive some flak from German batteries around Boulogne.

    Several shots of girls spotters at work in operations room back in London.

    Various shots of more aerial bombing. They are bombing a forest in Northern France where a particularly important target is hidden - says voiceover.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1091.02
    Media URN:
    38125
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:38:00 / 01:05:15:00
    Canister:
    43/74

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