Item MC 371/895/2 - 'Songs of the Air Force', part 2 of 2 (side B of cassette)

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MC 371/895/2


'Songs of the Air Force', part 2 of 2 (side B of cassette)


  • 1986 (Creation)

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1 side of audio cassette

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Songs from the Korean War: [00:00-02:50] 12 - 'Fighter Pilot's Lament'; [02:51-03:34] 13 - 'On Top of Old Pyongnang'; [03:35-04:52] 14 - 'Will You Go Boom Today?' [04:53-06:44] 15 - 'Itazuke Tower (Air Force 801)'; [06:45-08:42] 16 - 'The MIG.' Songs from the Vietnam War: [08:43-11:39] 17 - 'The Ballard of Robin Olds'; [11:40-15:08] 18 - 'Thud Pilot'; [15:09-18:15] 19 - 'Woolf Pack's Houseboy'; [18:16-20:52] 19 - 'Blue Four'. For tape cassette insert, see MC 376/431/13.

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There is no public access to the original recording because of preservation reasons. All access is provided by the use of copies. Access to the copies is also restricted because of copyright/sensitivity issues.

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Restrictions apply. Contact NRO for details.

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The quality of archive sound recordings may be poor. Duration is 20 minutes 48 seconds.

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This recording has been digitised. It can be listened to at the NRO only and not online. The NRO requires advance notice if you want to visit to listen to this recording.

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Created 05/02/2019 by Drojd. Modified 05/02/2019 by Drojd.


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