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  • Short Summary

    American planes deliver a heavy load of bombs onto Japanese base on Pacific island.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material. - Location and dates unknown / unclear.

    Full title reads: "News of the Day. US Bombers Blast Jap Pacific Base".

    Various good shots of American bombing raid on Japanese held territory. Bombs fall on factories and buildings. Good shots from one of the bomber planes of other bombers in force and of smoke rising from island below.

    Various shots of wounded members of the aircrew being lifted from planes on stretchers.

    Old record suggests date in mid 1943.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1847.18
    Media URN:
    60918
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:32:00 / 01:17:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 711 N

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