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Memories of Service - Harold Bunny Burrows Web (Full Length) – 2015 Documentary War

Memories of Service - Harold Bunny Burrows

Web (Full Length) – 2015 Documentary War

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Serving as a navigator in the air force during World War II, Harold 'Bunny' Burrows experienced his share of excitement. After enlisting as a 20-year-old, he quickly began navigating on bombing runs in Sterling, Lancaster and Mosquito class bombers. In this half-hour interview he reflects on his lost compatriots, and dealing with one's mortality on high risk bombing runs over Germany and Italy. Yet Burrows remains matter of fact about his experience —after learning that the interview crew know the German city of Leverkusen, he replies “we gave it a rough time. Sorry about that.”

Key Cast & Crew

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David Blyth

Director, Interviewer

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Patricia Stroud

Producer, Research

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Jed Town

Composer

You had a job to do and you got on with it. At least I did and I think most of the others were the same. After all some of those ops required a long seven or eight hours, and getting shot at all the time is not so easy.
– Harold Burrows