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Title:COAST DEFENCES AT SUNDERLAND AND REDCAR [Allocated Title]
Film Number:AYY 28-2
Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: 6 pounder gun firing from blockhouse. 1/3rd Battery 1st Medium Regiment Royal Artillery at Henley Farm, Brotton, firing 60-pounders from cliff top. Exercises 2/ 6th Lancashire Fusiliers, 59th Division 10th Corps exercising Alert. Barbed wire defences. Troops on foot, on cycles and in Bren carriers rushing to repel attack.
Digby aerodrome: Spitfire testing machine guns by firing into sandpit. Loading guns and camera on Spitfire. Spitfires and Blenheims diving at aerodrome.