• Short Summary

    US air force bombing Japanese forces on the island of Kiska.

    (American air force, Pacific Islands, WW2, World War II, military aircraft, bombers)

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: U.S. Blasts Kiska Japs

    ALEUTIAN ISLANDS: Kiska:
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    Fortresses (bombers) on airfield ready to take off
    Fortress taking off over camera
    Fortress taking off - crews standing by
    4 Fortresses in air over airfield - crews watching
    6 Fortresses in air past camera
    AIR VIEW (AERIAL) of mountainous coastline
    AIR VIEW (AERIAL) of ground beneath

    INT PLANE
    Bomb aimer in plane

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    AIR VIEW (AERIAL) of ground beneath

    INT PLANE
    Bomb aimer looking through bomb sight

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    Liberators in air - bombs dropping from them
    Stick of bombs going down

    INT PLANE
    Side view of bomb aimer in plane

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    AIR VIEW (AERIAL) of ground showing bomb bursts (explosions)
    Bomb bursts

    INT PLANE
    Gunner at machine gun firing
    One of the crew in plane

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    Machine gun bursts in air from plane

    INT PLANE
    Pilot's hands on controls

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    Liberators in air
    U.S. fighter returning and landing on airfield
    Crews looking on as plane lands
    U.S. fighter towards and past camera throwing up clouds of dust on returning
    Background: US air force bombing Japanese forces on the island of Kiska.

    (American air force, Pacific Islands, WW2, World War II, military aircraft, bombers)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1T2C52ETRHL1UWMFUWEY5N81G
    Media URN:
    VLVA1T2C52ETRHL1UWMFUWEY5N81G
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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