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China Crisis: The Story of the Fourteenth Air Force

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Description A history of the establishment of the Fourteenth Air Force. Describes the military operations performed in China and India against the Japanese by the Flying Tigers of the American Volunteer Group and commander Claire Lee Chennault. Includes footage of an airlift over the notoriously dangerous "Hump" in the Himalayan mountains.
Creator U.S. Army Air Forces Motion Picture Unit
Contributor 16th AAF Combat Camera Unit: photography
Date Issued 1944
Original Format 16mm print
Duration 40:41
Color/Black & White B&W
Sound/Silent Sound
Nation of Origin U.S.
Geographic Coverage Kolkata
Kunming Lake, China