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La Memphis Belle (FR)
23 x 31
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La Memphis Belle; original rare movie poster, French version; size 23" x 31", 1949; archival linen backed and ready to frame.

Rare original French version La Memphis Belle movie poster. The movie was a documentary about the 25th and last bombing mission of a B17, the "Memphis Belle". The "Memphis Belle" took part in a great bombing raid on sub-pens in Wilhelmshafen, Germany. Memphis Belle is the nickname of a Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress during the Second World War that inspired the making of the motion picture: a 1944 documentary film, Memphis Belle: A Story of a Flying Fortress. The aircraft was one of the first B-17 United States Army Air Forces heavy bombers to complete 25 combat missions with her crew intact.
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This is one of the only known remaining copies of the French Memphis Belle first edition movie poster.

This La Memphis Belle is an Original Vintage Poster; it is not a reproduction. This poster is conservation mounted, linen backed to perseve and protect the poster, and in excellent condition.
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