• Short Summary

    Secretary of State for Air Sir Kingsley Wood watches demonstration of latest barrage technique.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Balloon Barrage Obeys Voice From the Skies

    ENGLAND: Kidbrooke:
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    General view balloon out of hangar / M.P's looking on / Sir Kingsley Wood (Secretary of State for Air) watching / Another balloon out / Group of M.P's / Crowd around balloons on ground / Sir Kingsley looks at winch / Man letting out rope with balloon in background / General view 3 balloons go up / Speakers being attached to balloon / speakers / pan up to balloon / Officer giving orders into mike / speakers and balloon / Speakers in air (nat.sound) / General view balloon and speakers / Sir Kingsley Wood takes salute / General view balloons past. ORIG.NEG. Nat.sound of officer giving order.

    Civil Defence; Personalities - Politicians; Sir Kingsley Wood (1881-1943), Great Britain
    Background: Secretary of State for Air Sir Kingsley Wood watches demonstration of latest barrage technique.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5YE9L5FFK2PZSCVEKH479VUVG
    Media URN:
    VLVA5YE9L5FFK2PZSCVEKH479VUVG
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/03/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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