• Short Summary

    Wellington bombers dropping torpedoes during exercise in Mediterranean.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "WORK OF THE WELLINGTONS".

    Location unknown, Middle East.

    Various shots of men loading large torpedoes into the belly of a Wellington bomber on an unknown Middle East airfield. Several shots of large bombs being loaded into Wellington bomber. Crew boarding the bombers and taking off from the desert airfield. One pilot is noted to be Indian. Succession of shots of and from Wellingtons as they drop dummy torpedoes against a target ship during exercise in Mediterranean.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1075.32
    Media URN:
    37926
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:12:00 / 01:59:42:00
    Canister:
    43/15

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