Reference INF 6/437
Title Airwoman (Women's Auxiliary Air Force) 1941
Former Department Reference Folder No. MI 74
Government Department Ministry of Information
Themes Information Services and Propaganda, Military Activity and Home Defence
Subthemes Publicity campaigns and initiatives
Document Types Film and Broadcast Transcripts, Miscellaneous
Locations Bremen
Organisations Royal Air Force, Women's Auxiliary Air Force


A file relating to the production of the wartime documentary film Airwomen, released in 1941 by the Ministry of Information. The film addresses the history of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force and the supporting role that they play for the Royal Air Force, including work in radio operation, reconnaissance, and even food preparation. The file contains a shooting script; a shot list; a music cue sheet; production credits; and documents relating to the film's licensing and distribution.


aircraft, cars, communications, female labour, film, infrastructure, meals, motor vehicles, radio, reconnaissance, telephonic communications, women's auxiliary services

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