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HARDENING PROCESS BRITISH ARMY STYLE

Hardening Process British Army Style (1941)

British soldiers undergo a tough course which involves...

A DAY AT THE RACES

A Day At The Races (1943)

Allied soldiers attend the horse race in Tripoli.

TRAILER - FOOD ADVICE

Trailer - Food Advice (1941)

A trailer advertises Food Advice Centres to help people get the most out...

ALF AND BERT AT THE RACES

Alf And Bert At The Races (1944)

Two off-duty soldiers visit Cairo races.

FOOTBALLS FOR THE FORCES

Footballs For The Forces (1940)

Soldiers in the French army are presented with footballs and rugby...

FOOTBALL 'DOWN UNDER'

Football 'down Under' (1940)

Big Australian Rules Rugby championship to raise money for War Charities.

TROOPS' GRAVES - AMERICAN TROOPS RELAXING AND BUILDING A BRIDGE

Troops' Graves - American Troops Relaxing And Building A Bridge

Italians mourn at...

KIDDIES PLAYING ON BOMB SITE

Kiddies Playing On Bomb Site (1950)

Good item showing children playing and going to school amidst bomb...

NEW ROMNEY RAILWAY

New Romney Railway (1966)

A steam railway one third of life-size is takes children for a ride in the...

LONDON ARP APE

London Arp Ape (1939)

George the chimpanzee helps out stacking sandbags at London Zoo.

BUSINESS AS USUAL

Business As Usual (1940)

Locals keep their pub going despite it having lost its roof in a bombing raid.

EAST COAST CARRIES ON

East Coast Carries On (1940)

People on the East Coast carry on with seaside pursuits despite German...

BRIGHT MOMENTS IN THE BLITZKRIEG

Bright Moments In The Blitzkrieg (1940)

Londoners have a jolly time while hiding from the Blitz in a...

A WELCOME VISITOR

A Welcome Visitor (1940)

Father Christmas visits children regardless of the bombing.

XMAS ABOARD A CRUISER aka CHRISTMAS ABOARD A CRUISER

Xmas Aboard A Cruiser AKA Christmas Aboard A Cruiser (1940)

Officers and crew of Royal Naval...

SNOW IN NEWCASTLE

Snow In Newcastle (1940)

Children enjoy a wintery snowfall in Newcastle - adults have to clear their...

BERLIN, 1947 Part II aka TROTTING RACE

Berlin, 1947 Part II AKA Trotting Race (1947)

Berlin. Russian held trotting race and black market...

DESERT AIRMEN RELAX

Desert Airmen Relax (1942)

Airmen relaxing in desert after action.

 ENSA SHOW

Ensa Show (1940-1949)

Song and dance show for the forces in a field. Staged on back of a truck.

 CHILDREN PLAYING IN MUD OF THAMES

Children Playing In Mud Of Thames (1947)

Children play in the bomb sites of post-war London.

BOY & GIRL PLAY IN SEA  aka HOLIDAY SCENES

Boy & Girl Play In Sea AKA Holiday Scenes (1945)

Various "home movie" type footage of children at...

BRITISH SOLDIERS RELAXING

British Soldiers Relaxing (1940-1949)

British soldier relax in rock terrain area.

MANCHESTER CAN TAKE IT

Manchester Can Take It (1941)

Despite Blitz, Manchester puts on its usual Circus.

MR MENZIES IN MANCHESTER

Mr Menzies In Manchester (1941)

Australian Premier Mr Menzies inspects bomb damaged Old Trafford...

ON LEAVE IN CAIRO

On Leave In Cairo (1942)

We follow two British soldiers called Nobby and Ginger as they spend their...

FOOTBALL INTERNATIONAL AT WEMBLEY

Football International At Wembley (1942)

England play Scotland in International Football match at...

SAUSAGE AND VEG

Sausage And Veg (1940)

Men of an RAF barrage balloon unit spend their free time planting vegetables.

MR MENZIES IN MANCHESTER

Mr Menzies In Manchester (1941)

Australian Premier Mr Menzies inspects bomb damaged Old Trafford...

FRANCE LOOKS BACK TO D-DAY

France Looks Back To D-Day (1964)

Beaches of Normandy then and now.

THE OLD OLD STORY - BOOKS FOR THE FORCES

The Old Old Story - Books For The Forces (1945)

Ministry of Information trailer asking people to...

ARP RELAX

Arp Relax (1940-1945)

Amateur cricket match - players are off duty members of the ARP.

HELP PICK POTATOES

Help Pick Potatoes (1944-1945)

Shots of comic cricket match. People working in potato field.

IT HAPPENED IN PARIS

It Happened In Paris (1944)

Pathe cameraman shows film from occupied Paris.

HOLIDAYS AT HOME THIS YEAR

Holidays At Home This Year (1942)

Great shots of leisure activities, giving ideas for holidays at home...

ST. DAVID'S DAY WITH THE B.E.F. BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE

St. David's Day With The B.E.F. British Expeditionary Force (1940)

Welsh troops in France...

NEW DOCUMENTS ROOM

New Documents Room (1968)

Lord Bernard Montgomery open new documents room at Imperial War Museum....

UNIDENTIFIED BRITISH SERVICEMEN IN INDIA

Unidentified British Servicemen In India

British servicemen relaxing off duty in India.

RAF OFF TO NEW YORK

RAF Off To New York (1952)

RAF pilots and film producer John Gossage go to premiere in New York of...

INVASION SCENES EUROPE

Invasion Scenes Europe (1944)

Canadian airmen talk to British soldiers and sailors on the front - cuts...

EMPIRE TROOPS AT CAMP

Empire Troops At Camp (1946)

Troops from around the Empire and Commonwealth are camping and relaxing...

VJ-DAY CELEBRATIONS AT 'CHARLIE BROWN'S PUB'

Vj-Day Celebrations At 'charlie Brown's Pub' (1945)

Celebration of the VJ-Day in 'Charlie Brown's...

AMERICAN TOURISTS IN RUSSIA VISIT STALINGRAD AND LENINGRAD

American Tourists In Russia Visit Stalingrad And Leningrad (1961)

American tourists in...

THE GRAND NATIONAL PROSPECTS

The Grand National Prospects (1957)

Punters' hopes in training for the Grand National.

HAPPY HOLIDAY FOR DISABLED

Happy Holiday For Disabled (1955)

Disabled men and women at Gorleston-on-Sea Holiday Camp enjoying...

AMERICA ON WAR - 1942

America On War - 1942 (1942)

Ceremony in Washington calls all to support the American war needs.

NAZI MATERIAL TRIUMPH OF THE WILL   Reel One

Nazi Material Triumph Of The Will Reel One (1944)

A variety of material from the Nazi period...

NEWS BRIEFS

News Briefs (1942)

Young men train as Commandos, US soldiers in chemical warfare and Canadian...

WARTIME PANTO IN LONDON

Wartime Panto In London (1941)

Westminster ARP Services put on panto to raise money for Defence...

PICTURE PARAGRAPHS FROM WORLD NEWS - FINNISH CHILDREN IN SWEDEN - KING GUSTAV IN...

Picture Paragraphs From World News - Finnish Children In Sweden - King Gustav In... (1940)

Various...

FILM STARS AT TENNIS aka FILM STAR TENNIS MATCH

Film Stars At Tennis AKA Film Star Tennis Match (1940)

Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney, Charlie...