Volunteer Air Observer Corps [VAOC]

Accession Number F02095
Collection type Film
Measurement 3 min 25 sec
Object type Newsreel
Physical description 35mm/b&w/sound
Maker Cinesound
Place made Australia
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
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Description

Cinesound item showing the functions of the Volunteer Air Observer Corps (VAOC). observers sight supposed enemy bombers and report to a central control by telephone; course of bombers plotted; fighters scramble to intercept. A few scenes are included of air battles over Britain.