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  • Short Summary

    Us troops at airbase preparing for D-day.

  • Description

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

    US Para's assemble for D-day.

    M/Ss of Dakota aircraft taxiing on runway. L/Ss of American troops. M/S of troops waving. Several shots of Dakotas taking off at night. Shots of US paratroopers with face paint on marching with equipment. M/Ss of paratroopers climbing inside the planes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1949.08
    Media URN:
    61524
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:58:00 / 01:39:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 831 A

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