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Biography: Billy Mitchell

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MITCHELL, BILLY, popular name of WILLIAM MITCHELL (1879-1936): Aviation pioneer, born in Nice, France. Beginning his army career in the USA in the signal service, he became an early enthusiast for flying, and commanded the US air force in World War One. He foresaw the importance development of air power in warfare, but his outspoken criticism of those who did not share his convictions resulted in a court martial which suspended him from duty.

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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1914  (Estimated Year)
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DO NOT USE Recreation of WW I (World War One, WWI) era British, American & German biplanes in flight; great shot of two planes colliding; "great" shots planes going down.

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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MS/CUs Billy Mitchell in uniform & in civvies.

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1964  (Estimated Year)
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01:16:08 - 01:16:41
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DO NOT USE Opening credits

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1964  (Estimated Year)
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01:16:41 - 01:17:21
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Biography: Billy Mitchell

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MSs Billy Mitchell at his court martial hearing.

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DO NOT USE Still of Billy as a young man.

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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American soldiers fighting in the Philippines.

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1910  (Estimated Year)
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DO NOT USE Still of Billy serving in Alaska.

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1920  (Estimated Year)
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TLSs soldiers riding a dog sled in Alaska.

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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TLSs early American Wright Brothers biplane taking off.

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DO NOT USE Recreation of WWI (World War One) airplane battles.

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WWI (World War One) TLSs lone American fighter plane being pushed into field, then taking off; MSs American pilots standing by French fighter planes, posing for the camera; MSs pilots making preparations before take off

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MSs U.S. General John J Pershing (John Pershing, Blackjack Pershing).

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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MSs pilots and tailgunners making preparations before take off. LSs dog fighting (aerial dogfights, aerial combat).

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MS American aviators walking to cam, stopping to salute. MS Billy Mitchell pinning medal on fellow aviator.

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MSs famed American flying ace Eddie Rickenbacker standing beside a plane, posing.

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MSs famous German aviator Manfred Von Richthofen (The Red Baron) getting into plane, taking off.

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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MSs young German aviator Hermann Goering getting into plane, taking off.

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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1917  (Estimated Year)
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WWI (World War One) battle montage: TLS explosion on battlefield; MS soldier tossing grenade; TLS tank rolling over trench. TLSs soldiers running from trench, advancing over hill & into enemy trench. Officers study field.

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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1918  (Estimated Year)
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Billy Mitchell flies a reconnaissance mission over enemy lines. Various shot of lone plane flying. TLS German soldiers (army, infantry) marching. Mitchell s plane lands. Mitchell in cockpit.

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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WWI (World War One) TLSs soldiers running from trench, advancing over hill & into enemy trench. Tanks roll.

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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WWI (World War One) MSs American & French aviators loading bombs onto planes, getting into cockpits

Biography: Billy Mitchell

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1918  (Estimated Year)
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DO NOT USE Recreation of WWI (World War One) airplane battles.