• Short Summary

    British and American Liberator Squadrons in Middle East go on joint bombing raids.

  • Description

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    American Liberator bombers lined up on airfield and lorry towing bombs drives up in front of them
    Close up nose of plane and member of ground staff directing petrol lorry to plane
    Ground crew unloading bomb from trucks
    Close up nose of plane and lorry alongside
    Member of ground staff filling plane with petrol
    Petrol lorry driving up to another plane
    Plane being filled with petrol
    HIGH ANGLE crew of Liberators walking to their planes
    LOW ANGLE crew walking into plane
    Plane showing nose and two of the propellers
    Crew past camera and into plane
    Close up Liberator plane and crew getting in
    Close up two of a Liberator's propellers turning
    Side view Liberator with propellers turning
    British Liberator - showing R.A.F. markings - towards and past camera
    PAN along of may many Liberators
    Close up Liberator towards and past camera showing its American markings
    Close up side view Liberator past camera showing American marking
    Close up another Liberator past camera showing American markings
    Two Liberators towards camera taxiing off
    American Liberator takes off and passes camera
    British Liberator takes off past camera
    American Liberator takes off and passes camera
    Back view Liberator just past camera and flying over airfield
    Liberator takes off - camera follows plane right into distance
    Liberator towards and over camera showing undercarriage folding up
    Background: British and American Liberator Squadrons in Middle East go on joint bombing raids.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9WIUGCNJF1QY75UYHIBX25S9K
    Media URN:
    VLVA9WIUGCNJF1QY75UYHIBX25S9K
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    DEFENCE: World War II: R.A.F. And U.S. Liberator Squadron in Middle East

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