Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress Bomber WWII Memphis Belle Newsreels stories old films DVD

1st Film : “The Memphis Belle”. A story of the epic battle of the B-17 Flying Fortress’s daylight raids of the 8th air forces over Germany. The 8th lost so many planes in the early days of these daylight raids, that the tact…

1st Film : “The Memphis Belle”. A story of the epic battle of the B-17 Flying Fortress’s daylight raids of the 8th air forces over Germany. The 8th lost so many planes in the early days of these daylight raids, that the tactic was almost canceled. The crew of the Memphis Belle survived all 25 raids. 40 : 04 Min

2nd Film : “Mission Accomplished”. This is the story of “a day in the life of” the Bombers, Crew, and the ground crew. 11 : 05 Min

3rd Film : “Shoo Shoo Baby” and “Nine O Nine”. This is one of the the rarest films we have. A short story about the B-17G Flying Fortress that fought in the WW2 and after the war it was given to Sweden. They converted it to an Airliner. The USAF flew it back to the USA and restored her were the “Shoo Shoo Baby” is now on display. 8 : 05 Min

4th Film : “Army Air Newsreels”. This is AAF collection of Newsreels. Starts off with 1. B-17 Crashes 2. B-17 Called Stella. 3 War over Europe. 4. Attack against Russian Bases. 5. Ploesti. 7. 8th over Wilhelmshaven. 8. Mission over Germany. 8. Holland Food Drop. 9. Flying Dutchman. 10. Operation Home. 11. Stalag Luft Evacuation. 24 : 01 Min

5th Film : “Other Newsreels”. This is another collection of Newsreels of the B-17. 1st. B-17 factory 2. Flying General. 3. Workers build 5000th. 4. Aviation News. 5. Daylight Raid. 6. B-17 shot down. 7. B-17 Lands in water. 7 : 44 Min

6th Film : “Luftwaffe Downs B-17’s” This is a collection of American Newsreels (arranged by us) of the Luftwaffe shooting down B-17 Flying Fortress’s. 10 : 00 Min

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