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  • Short Summary

    Wellington bombers taking off and in flight.

  • Description

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    Wellington bomber taxiing away at an unknown airfield. Various shots of Wellington bombers taking off. Ground to air shot, pan with Wellington aircraft making low run over airfield.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1691.12
    Media URN:
    71053
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1942
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:58:00 / 01:56:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 306 E

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    "Various shots of Wellington bombers taking off" - it's actually the came Wellington each time, with the code letters AA-J.

  2. Balderz002 says

    Vickers Wellington Mk.III AA-J was serial X3482 of 75 Sqn. Based at RAF Feltwell until mid 1942. This A/C crashed off the Frisian Islands in May 1942.

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