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Title:RAF OPERATIONS IN SUPPORT OF THE DIEPPE RAID [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ARY 17-17
Summary: Air operations in support of the Dieppe Raid.
Description: This reel consists of shots of Douglas Bostons, probably of 88 Squadron, as they arrive back from operations. In one shot, Pilot Officer Kelly of the RAFFPU emerges from a Boston carrying a Newman Sinclair film cassette and later on a view of the English coast is seen. Some random shots are also included such as a Boston take off and ground crews watching the return of aircraft.
Production Details: Royal Air Force (Production sponsor)
RAF Film Production Unit (Production company)
Waxman, Harry1912-04-031984-12-24 (Production individual)
Towler (Sergeant) (Production individual)
Kelly, Graham White "Skeets"19131970Second World War cameraman (RAF Film Production Unit); later an accomplished film cameraman. Killed shooting aerial footage for the film Zeppelin in 1970. (Production individual)
Gallai-Hatchard, Donald Nevill (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Kelly (Pilot Officer) (person)
Royal Air Force, Sqdn 88 (regiment/service)
Keywords: aircraft, United States - combat: Douglas Boston & [British] (object name)
GB, England & Ford, Sussex <RAF Station> (geography)