• Short Summary

    Pilots are called out at a moment's notice to engage Nazi aeroplanes in battle, return home doing a victory roll, and then tell an intelligence officer what they saw, including how many planes they hit; Czech and Polish pilots attached to the air station talk about escaping their own countries and coming to England to fight

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: All in a Fighter's Day's Work

    ENGLAND:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES .. R.A.F. & Naval planes at Fighter Station....taking off...landing... doing "Victory Roll" pilots talk of experiences


    Airforce - Active; Royal Air Force

    World War II, WWII, Second World War, World War Two, war, Axis, Allies, German Air Force, Luftwaffe, Royal Air Force, RAF, bombers
    Background: Pilots are called out at a moment's notice to engage Nazi aeroplanes in battle, return home doing a victory roll, and then tell an intelligence officer what they saw, including how many planes they hit; Czech and Polish pilots attached to the air station talk about escaping their own countries and coming to England to fight

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA30J6YEVRON8P62OEOA48FK4F
    Media URN:
    VLVAA30J6YEVRON8P62OEOA48FK4F
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/10/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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