• Short Summary

    Members of the Womens Auxiliary Air Force look for volunteers to plot aircraft positions.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "WAAF's Are Proud Today".

    VS of a detachment of WAAF marching into their base led by their band - nat.sound.

    MS Women signing on for service with the WAAF as plotters.

    VS of WAAF (Womens Auxiliary Air Force) doing physical exercises under the command of a male PT instructor.

    MS and CU WAAF Officer Daphne Pierson speaking about the need for plotters in the WAAF. She had just received the Empire Gallantry Medal for rescuing pilot from burning plane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1051.16
    Media URN:
    20976
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:34:00 / 01:17:55:00
    Canister:
    40/59

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