Paratroop training

Accession Number F02145
Collection type Film
Measurement 8 min 35 sec
Object type To be confirmed
Physical description 35mm/b&w/silent
Maker RAAF Historical Records Section Cine Unit SEAC
Place made India
Date made c 1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Parachute training showing Indian, Gurkha and British paratroopers. Shot of jumps from Douglas C-47 Dakota tranport aircraft including one scene of a paratrooper who at first balks at jumping. Shots of the paratroopers landing.

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