Presents an account of an actual air raid by the Bomber Command of the Royal Air Force. Aerial photographs disclose the objective to be raided. Then staff planning, routine preparations, and the tension of the evening take-off are shown. Follows a big Wellington bomber through its bombing of the target, engine trouble, the wounding of its wireless operator, and finally its report back to headquarters.
Additional credits taken from British Film Institute website.
Script, Harry Watt ; photography, Jonah Jones, E. Catford ; film editor, S. McAllister ; sound, Ken Cameron ; music, Royal Air Force Central Band, Leighton Lucas ; production company, Crown Film Unit ; sponsor, Ministry of Information, Air Ministry.
Statement of Responsibility
filmed under the direction of Harry Watt.