'Septic' Baird has just joined a front line RAF squadron at the height of the Battle of Britain. This is the story of "The Few" and how they managed to fight off the might of the Luftwaffe despite overwhelming German air power.
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The Squadron Leader - he didn't stay 'grounded' for long ...
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The ninth most popular film in the UK in 1952. See more
Baird takes the German altimeter from the bomber he has just shot down, as a trophy for the messroom wall. However, when he later puts it down on Moon's desk the "altimeter" is a British rev counter (the face is marked "RPM"). See more
Squadron Leader Barry Clinton
[When the enemy first bombs their airfield, and he embodies the attitude of the whole nation
This is where we learn to take it.
Closing credits: Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few. See more
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RAF March Past
Music by H. Walford Davies
Arranged by Sydney Baynes See more