• Short Summary

    US Squadron of Flying Fortresses Raid Enemy Territory.

  • Description

    Fortress turns round with engines turning / Fortress turning round before taking off pan to nose of Fortress with 'YANKEE DOODLE' writing on it / crews waving goodbye / Fortress takes off past camera.

    GOOD SCENES:
    Officers watching Fortress beginning flight / Fortresses in formation

    INT
    Gunner at machine gun / AIR VIEW through open bomb door of country below and bomb doors closing / AIR VIEW Fortress

    EXT
    Various Fortresses taking off and landing / Officer out of Fortress after raid / Group of people watching formation of three Fortresses returning / General Eaker surrounded by pressmen, making statement / Spaatz and Eaker interview / Eight Fortresses in air in formation ... IN ROLL NO. 11623

    World War II (Second World War); US Army
    Background: US Squadron of Flying Fortresses Raid Enemy Territory.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA14H67OPRUROJPBZ9MF6C56ERE
    Media URN:
    VLVA14H67OPRUROJPBZ9MF6C56ERE
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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