• Short Summary

    Fires break out throughout London after an Axis bombing in 1941

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: London Endure its Biggest Blitz

    ENGLAND: London: Various:
    EXT

    AIR RAIDS AND A.R.P. FOR EXTENSIVE DAMAGE TO WEST END SEE PAGE 21.


    AIR RAIDS AND A.R.P. West End Bomb damage..Holborn.. Tottenham Court Rd..work-girls sitting w. sewing machines on pavement..damage to Berwick St. Soho..crater outside London Pavilion...& Piccadilly..moving property from bombed houses..Selfridges..Princes Galleries..Charing Cross Hotel..Carlton Club..night fires in West End..Peter Cannon filming thro' blitz..etc. A.R.P. workers etc.


    CHARING X Charing Cross Hotel damaged by big London Blitz


    FIRES. Big London Blitz..night fires


    LONDON PAVILION Big bomb crater outside


    POSTERS "SUITS CLEANED" poster amidst bomb damage debris




    World War Two, WWII, World War II, Second World War, Allies, war, Allied Forces, devastation, air raids, air raid, bombings, fires, firemen, fireman, firefighter, firefighters, firefighting, disaster, disasters, wreckage
    Background: Fires break out throughout London after an Axis bombing in 1941

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8I92LTF995RFW3LEKSS6R0QIR
    Media URN:
    VLVA8I92LTF995RFW3LEKSS6R0QIR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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