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Title:LANDINGS AND TAKE-OFFS BY CORSAIRS AND BARRACUDAS FROM HMS VENERABLE [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 2546
Other titles:BRITISH NAVAL OPERATIONS IN THE FAR EAST [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Colour film shot by official naval cameraman records successive landings by Vought Corsair F4U fighter bomber and Fairey Barracuda torpedo bomber aircraft (with distinctive Far Eastern pattern British roundel omitting red) from «HMS Venerable», during the voyage from the Philippines to Hong Kong when part of the British Pacific Fleet. RAAF Walrus, unable to land on rough sea, makes successful deck landing.
Production Details: Admiralty (Production sponsor)
Naval Information Liaison Division, attached to Staff of the Commander-in-Chief, British Pacific Fleet (NILDIV) (Production company)
Harris, John (Sub-Lieutenant RNVR)1925-05-15 (Production individual)