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ID numberF02158
Collection typeFilm
Title[No. 80 Squadron RAAF, No. 452 Squadron RAAF Kamiri Airstrip] Noemfoor
Measurement1 min 25 sec
DownloadDownload video 5.01 MB
Object typeTo be confirmed
Place madeNetherlands East Indies: Dutch New Guinea, Noemfoor Island
Date made1944-1945
Descriptor35mm - safety/b&w/silent
DescriptionRAAF Kittyhawks in flight over the sea off Noemfoor Island. A panorama of Kamiri Strip and parked aircraft which include, P-40 Kittyhawks of No. 80 Squadron, RAAF Bristol Beaufigthers and A-20 Havocs/Bostons. Spitfires of No. 452 Squadron RAAF taking off from Kamiri Strip in pairs. A long shot of a docked sailing vessel. Sequence of an unidentified airman swimming.

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