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HELTER SHELTER

Helter Shelter (1946)

Footage of exhibition in London for ideas of what to do with old air raid shelters.

CLIPPIE FAMILY

Clippie Family (1944)

Item about bus conductor family.

WASHING ON WHEELS

Washing On Wheels (1944)

Footage of women working on laundry truck in war torn London.

PERSONALITIES J.B. PRIESTLEY

Personalities J.B. Priestley (1944)

A look at writer J. B. Priestley working at home, he also gives...

BEAUTY AND THE BARGE

Beauty And The Barge (1945)

Good footage of three girl bargees setting off from London with war supplies...

DESERTED VILLAGE

Deserted Village (1948)

Derelict village on Kent coast that was used for training commandos in the war.

GILES CARTOONIST

Giles Cartoonist (1945)

Pathe visits Giles, the famous cartoonist.

DOWN TO THE SEA AGAIN

Down To The Sea Again (1945)

Fishing trawlers used as mine sweepers during the war returning to their...

PEACEFUL HOUSE

Peaceful House (1945)

Bisham Abbey taken over as Red Cross Home for their workers.

KING'S WAR SPEECH

King's War Speech (1939)

Speech by King George VI on the outbreak of World War II.

RAF BAND IN FRANCE

RAF Band In France (1939)

A band from the Royal Air Force march and play on a street in France.

FRENCH TROOPS 1940 - TROOPS IN TRENCHES

French Troops 1940 - Troops In Trenches (1940)

Shots of a devastated French village and French...

FASHION HINTS aka PATCHWORK & HATS issue title - S.O.S.

Fashion Hints AKA Patchwork & Hats Issue Title - S.O.S. (1942)

Fashion tips for using scraps of...

BRUSHES

Brushes (1942)

A look at new designs for hairbrushes including those with detachable aluminium bases.

INVASION SCENES

Invasion Scenes (1945)

American vehicles and German prisoners crossing a river.

FRENCH CEMETERY IN ROME

French Cemetery In Rome (1947)

Inauguration of French war cemetery in Rome, Italy.

FRENCH WAR DEAD GO HOME

French War Dead Go Home (1948)

Ceremony at Dover - French war dead are sent back to France.

MILITARY AIRCRAFT GRAVEYARD

Military Aircraft Graveyard (1946)

Desert graveyard of USAAF aeroplanes.

BELLS aka BELLS MONTAGE

Bells AKA Bells Montage (1940)

An extract from a film including various shots of bells tolling

REBUILDING OF WARSAW

Rebuilding Of Warsaw (1949)

Clearing rubble and building new flats in Warsaw after the war.

RAPID BUILDING - RUSSIA

Rapid Building - Russia (1940-1949)

Bricklayers working at high speed on rebuilding the country.

RUSSIAN INDUSTRY 1942

Russian Industry 1942 (1940-1949)

Miners at work below ground - some are women.

RUSSIAN ARMS FACTORY - 1943

Russian Arms Factory - 1943 (1940-1949)

People in Moscow ammunition factory at work.

ARMY RECRUITS - RUSSIA

Army Recruits - Russia (1940)

Men being recruited to the Red Army.

RUSSIAN FACTORY

Russian Factory (1940)

Russian men work overtime on repairing tanks in Moscow factory.

 INVASION SCENES

Invasion Scenes (1940)

Troops on the move. Bren gun carriers moving out of village.

CHURCHILL AT MANSION HOUSE

Churchill At Mansion House (1943)

Churchill speaks at Mansion House, London, during the war.

GERMAN OFFICER PRISONERS

German Officer Prisoners (1940-1949)

Imprisoned German officers boarding unknown ship.

RED SKELETON! COMEDIAN ENTERTAINING SERVICEMEN

Red Skeleton! Comedian Entertaining Servicemen (1940-1949)

American comedian entertains the troops.

TROOPS JUMP OFF LANDING CRAFT

Troops Jump Off Landing Craft (1940-1949)

Landing on unknown shore.

LIBERATOR BOMBER

Liberator Bomber (1940-1949)

American Liberator bomber in action - bombing Japanese ship.

ATLANTIC CONVOY

Atlantic Convoy (1940-1949)

Convoy resists U-boat attack in the Atlantic.

PACIFIC SUPPLIES

Pacific Supplies (1940-1949)

Maps showing ocean routes of supplies convoys.

ROYAL NAVY SHIPS

Royal Navy Ships (1940-1949)

Destroyers at sea - probably after sinking German battle cruiser Scharnhorst.

ROYAL NAVY SHIPS

Royal Navy Ships (1940-1949)

Destroyers at sea - probably after sinking German battle cruiser Scharnhorst.

ROYAL NAVY SHIPS & BLINDFOLDED PRISONERS

Royal Navy Ships & Blindfolded Prisoners (1940-1949)

Destroyers at sea - probably after sinking German...

ROYAL NAVY SHIPS

Royal Navy Ships (1940-1949)

Destroyers at sea - probably after sinking German battle cruiser Scharnhorst.

MONTE CASSINO - TROOPS IN ACTION

Monte Cassino - Troops In Action (1940-1949)

American troops taking over the town of Monte Cassino.

CHURCH AND MONKS

Church And Monks (1940-1949)

Monks chatting in front of Monte Cassino monastery, some shots of the monastery.

US FIGHTER PLANES AND BOMB DUMP

Us Fighter Planes And Bomb Dump (1940-1949)

American fighter planes and air bombs in Britain.

MILITARY STORE DUMP

Military Store Dump (1940-1949)

US planes in flight and military store dump.

BATTLE AT SEA

Battle At Sea (1940)

Battleships fighting at sea.

MONTE CASSINO UNDER FIRE

Monte Cassino Under Fire (1940)

Monastery in Monte Cassino bombed.

BRITISH FIFTH ARMY WITH GERMAN PRISONERS

British Fifth Army With German Prisoners (1940)

German prisoners escorted through mountainous...

BRITISH TROOPS - MOBILE UNITS

British Troops - Mobile Units (1940)

British troops on the move.

BOMBED RUINS

Bombed Ruins (1940)

British airfield with bombers getting ready for action & bombed town.

DE GAULLE PRESENTS MEDAL TO A MAN IN HOSPITAL BED

De Gaulle Presents Medal To A Man In Hospital Bed (1940)

General Charles De Gaulle presents medal...

MONTY DRIVES THROUGH ITALIAN TOWN

Monty Drives Through Italian Town (1940)

Field Marshal Montgomery driving through Italian town -...

MONTY MEETS GENERAL ALEXANDER

Monty Meets General Alexander (1940)

Field Marshal Montgomery meets Field Marshal Alexander somewhere...

TRACER FIRE AT NIGHT

Tracer Fire At Night (1940)

Tracer fire at night & German prisoners crossing river, small town being...