VICKERS HIGHBALL [Allocated Title]

Catalogue number
  • MTE 3437
Department
Film
Place made
GB
Subject period
Dimensions
  • whole: Number Of Items/reels/tapes 1
Category
film

© IWM

Object description

Tests of the "Highball" and "Upkeep" bouncing bombs.

Physical description

35mm

Full description

Vickers Highball (23/4/1943) Lancaster drops cylinder type bomb.

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Vickers Highball (7/5/1943) Lancaster drops cylinder type bomb towards beach.

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Vickers Upkeep & Highball (2/5/1943) As above but fall short of beach. Lancaster drops cylinder type bomb towards beach.

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1 Upkeep (16/5/1943) 2-engined aircraft drops bomb on sea.

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2 Mos. (16/5/1943) Lancaster drops cylinder type bomb towards beach.

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2 Upkeep (16/5/1943) As Upkeep 1.

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