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ARTILLERY PRACTICE IN ENGLAND 1940

Artillery Practice In England 1940 (1940)

British artillery training - 1940.

INVASION SCENES - EUROPE

Invasion Scenes - Europe (1944)

American troops advancing through European countryside.

LEAFLETS FIRED FROM GUN

Leaflets Fired From Gun (1943)

Leaflets are fired to enemy territory from an artillery gun.

BRITISH 17 POUNDER FIELD GUNS

British 17 Pounder Field Guns (1943)

British 17 pounder field guns in action.

FIELD GUNNERS

Field Gunners (1944)

American soldiers fire documents wrapped around shells from big field guns.

BRITISH GUN SITE

British Gun Site (1940-1949)

Footage of British soldier operating guns and using long range finders.

HEAVY GUN TAKEN FROM BUILDING AND LOADED ONTO TRUCK

Heavy Gun Taken From Building And Loaded Onto Truck (1930-1939)

A large military gun is lifted from...

TOMMY GUN

Tommy Gun (1941)

A look at how the Thompson submachine gun (Tommy gun) works.

THE BIG GUNS ROAR

The Big Guns Roar (1933)

Royal Naval warship fires her big guns while at sea off Invergordon.

HEAVY MACHINE GUNS IN ACTION

Heavy Machine Guns In Action (1941)

Machine Gun Battalion of North Country Regiment on mass exercise...

ARTILLERY IN ACTION

Artillery In Action (1941)

Royal Artillery on army exercise somewhere in English countryside.

MADE IN SOUTH AFRICA

Made In South Africa (1941)

Director General of War Supplies at demonstration of first South African...

ARMY OF STEEL GOES INTO ACTION

Army Of Steel Goes Into Action (1941)

Men of Eastern Command training in Bren gun carriers.

NEW ANTI-TANK WEAPONS aka ANTITANK

New Anti-Tank Weapons AKA Antitank (1941)

The new Northover antitank gun is tested at firing range.

KEEPING THEIR HAND IN

Keeping Their Hand In (1921)

An item showing auxiliary soldiers in Dublin during revolver practise.

SEARCHING FOR ARMS

Searching For Arms (1921)

Soldiers search under roof tiles and dig up the woods in search of hidden...

SEARCHING THE HEAVENS

Searching The Heavens (1933)

A very large telescope located on the top of a building is demonstrated.

THE PROOF OF THE

The Proof Of The (1922)

Human guinea pig used in demonstration of bullet proof vest, Germany.

ARETHUSA BOYS

Arethusa Boys (1924)

Young Naval Cadets on board a battleship.

MORE DISARMAMENT

More Disarmament (1930)

A start is made on taking obsolete guns to be broken up. Shoeburyness, Essex.

ANTI - AIRCRAFT ACTIVITIES

Anti - Aircraft Activities (1939)

Footage of soldiers manning anti aircraft guns.

ANTI-TANK DEMONSTRATION

Anti-Tank Demonstration (1939)

Anti-tank weapon is demonstrated.

PISTOL SHOOTING CHAMPIONS

Pistol Shooting Champions (1939)

Footage of shooting competition in Canada.

MIGHTY FRENCH MOBILE GUNS

Mighty French Mobile Guns (1940)

Good shots of large French motorised artillery guns moving over muddy...

TANK CREWS IN TRAINING

Tank Crews In Training (1940)

A training school for tank drivers - they driver their vehicles over...

SMART WORK!

Smart Work! (1940)

British troops show off their speed and skill with light anti-tank guns.

TESTING 14 INCH GUNS

Testing 14 Inch Guns (1940)

A huge artillery piece is tested on a range near its Northern factory.

BANG ON, ALWAYS!

Bang On, Always! (1952)

A stabilization system means that a tank gunner can keep shooting while on the...

BOMB SHIFTS AVALANCHE

Bomb Shifts Avalanche (1955)

Avalanches in the Alps are shifted by mortar fire before they get too big.

ARTILLERY PRACTICE - LIGHT AND VERY HEAVY FIELD GUNS FIRING

Artillery Practice - Light And Very Heavy Field Guns Firing (1941)

American troops show off...

LANDING BRITISH TROOPS

Landing British Troops (1941)

British troops come on shore from landing crafts in a wartime exercise.

TROOPS IN EGYPT 1940 aka AUSTRALIANS IN EGYPT 1940

Troops In Egypt 1940 AKA Australians In Egypt 1940 (1940)

Australian troops leave a troopship at...

MILITIAMEN IN FRANCE aka MILITARYMEN IN FRANCE

Militiamen In France AKA Militarymen In France (1940)

British militiamen performing a military...

FIRED GUN

Fired Gun (1945)

Footage of large gun being fired.

INFANTRY CROSS SMALL BRIDGE

Infantry Cross Small Bridge (1944)

Infantry men crossing a small bridge.

TANKS FIRING

Tanks Firing (1944)

Tanks firing in snowbound countryside.

EUROPE INVASION SCENES - US TROOPS

Europe Invasion Scenes - Us Troops (1945)

US troops advancing through snowbound countryside, smoke...

ABOARD HMS RODNEY

Aboard HMS Rodney (1945)

Sailors at work on board warship HMS Rodney.

INVASION SCENES EUROPE

Invasion Scenes Europe (1944)

Material showing big gun being loaded and fired in a field.

TOWN UNDER FIRE

Town Under Fire (1945)

Material showing explosions in town.

INVASION SCENES - EUROPE

Invasion Scenes - Europe (1944)

American troops advancing through European countryside.

CROWDED TOWN SQUARE

Crowded Town Square (1944)

Civilians gathered in front of apartment block.

AERIAL WARFARE AIR TO GROUND FOOTAGE

Aerial Warfare Air To Ground Footage (1944)

Fighter planes attacking ground targets - combat films,...

US ARMY TESTS SHOOTING STICK

Us Army Tests Shooting Stick (1945)

Two American soldiers testing walking stick that transforms into a...

USS IOWA

Uss Iowa (1945)

American warship USS Iowa at sea.

THE RIFLE THAT SHOOTS ROUND CORNERS

The Rifle That Shoots Round Corners (1946)

British soldiers demonstrate gun with special attachment...

HUNTING WILD DUCK aka DUCK SHOOTING POLAND

Hunting Wild Duck AKA Duck Shooting Poland (1940)

Various shots of men shooting ducks and...

 BRITISH SOLDIERS IN MALAYAN JUNGLE

British Soldiers In Malayan Jungle (1956)

British soldiers fighting and in army camps in Malaysian...

INVASION SCENES EUROPE: U.S. TROOPS

Invasion Scenes Europe: U.S. Troops (1940)

Scenes of American soldiers firing artillery guns.

 RIVER CROSSING

River Crossing (1940)

LS of anti-aircraft fire in sky across river.