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Collection Winn Family

Summary

This collection includes family footage from Sussex from the 1930s to the 1960s. The collection also includes films from the Second World War showing aircraft, filmed by Vickers Test Pilot Air Commodore D.D'Arcy Grieg (?) and the War Office Directorate of Public Relations, through RAF Coastal Command.

Collection ID1152Reference codeWS 100514
TitleWinn Family
Dates1930s -1950s
ProductionContact Screen Archive South East for details
MaterialsFILM 16mm 9.5mm Film Equipment
Access statusContact Screen Archive South East for details

Description

This collection includes family footage from Sussex from the 1930s to the 1960s. Films also in the collection shot by D.D'Arcy Grieg(?) include Second World War aviation scenes and experimental long-haul test flights. The compilations, produced by the War Office Directorate of Public Relations and RAF Coastal Command, were taken between 1944-1945 and feature highlights of RAF Coastal Commands operational missions to destroy U boats and protect the supply convoys off the coast of Norway and the Netherlands.

Films in this collection:

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