Canberra bomber strike

Accession Number F02800
Collection type Film
Title Canberra bomber strike
Measurement 5 min 29 sec
Object types Actuality footage
Maker Nakaishi, Whittaker, T
Place made Vietnam: Ninh Thuan Province, Phan Rang
Date made 05 September 1970
Copyright AWM copyright

Operating from their base at Phan Rang, the Canberra crews of No 2 Squadron RAAF make daily strikes against enemy bunkers, tunnel complexes, trench lines and fortifications. Each aircraft drops six M117 750 lb bombs, a deadly 4,500 lbs of high explosive.

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