• Short Summary

    French aviator Alphonse Pegoud (first fighter ace of WWI, recently shot down by his former German student) in a car with another man, then getting into an airplane and flying off

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: M. Pegoud The Famous French Airman

    FRANCE: Unknown:
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    CU. Pegoud, in military uniform, sitting in car with companion.

    Title: He was the first topsyturvy flyer and his death is a great loss to aviation.

    Flashback. SCU. standing beside car talking with two men.

    SV. Pegoud climbing into cockpit of plane.

    SV. angle shot flyer being strapped into cockpit.

    SV. and CU. aviator seated in plane.

    SV. back view Pegoud as he prepares for take-off.

    LV. plane in the air.

    since killed

    Personalities - Armed Forces, Airforce - Active, France

    Alphonse Pegoud, aviation, upside down aviator, aviators, fighter, ace, pilot, World War I, World War 1, WWI, First World War, The Great War, war,
    Background: French aviator Alphonse Pegoud (first fighter ace of WWI, recently shot down by his former German student) in a car with another man, then getting into an airplane and flying off

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEJQTWOA5QMJQTELHNFVEEAF1B
    Media URN:
    VLVAEJQTWOA5QMJQTELHNFVEEAF1B
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1915
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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