Two shot down pilots are in Stalag 13 and inform Hogan that allied planes are having a difficult time getting past German defenses to blow up a refinery. Hogan devises a scheme to use a German plane to blow it. The plan is complicated when Hogan discovers that the General who has the plane has made Hogan and his thinking a study of his. Written by
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The prisoners' plan is to steal General Biedenbender's Heinkel bomber and use it to bomb a heavily defended refinery. Stock footage was used to represent the bomber. At no time was an actual Heinkel bomber shown in the footage. Various shots show a U.S. built B-17, a British built Lancaster, and a German built Fw-200. See more