Film: 1578

War + Military | 1940 | Silent | B/W


Training film for A.R.P. air raid precautions rescue unit during the blitz bombings during World War Two. Unit featured come from Chelsea in London.
Bodies being brought out of a bombed building. Sign on building says 'Trafalgar Square' but looks nothing like it. How to use rope, jibs and ladders to get into damaged house. Casualties fitted with eye shields. Using a rope line to get injured people out. Trapped people released. Lorry with equipment with 'R London Chelsea' insignia on the side.

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