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FRENCH TANKS IN ACTION

French Tanks In Action (1940)

Shots of French light tanks in training - they enjoy knocking down trees.

TANKS AND MORE TANKS

Tanks And More Tanks (1941)

Tank crew recruits practice in mock gun turrets and then in real thing on...

DO TANKS SPOIL OUR COMMONS

Do Tanks Spoil Our Commons (1927)

Tank manoeuvres in Surrey.

CHURCHILLS UNLIMITED

Churchills Unlimited (1942)

Mass formation of Churchill tanks moves across fields during tests.

NEW TANKS FOR OLD

New Tanks For Old (1940)

Tanks are tested after being in the repair shop following damage.

CATERPILLAR CRAWL

Caterpillar Crawl (1923)

Footage of a tank clearing a forest - bulldozing trees.

CANADA BUILDS CARRIERS

Canada Builds Carriers (1941)

Land carriers (tanks) being made and tested at a Canadian factory.

MIGHTY FRENCH MOBILE GUNS

Mighty French Mobile Guns (1940)

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

ARMY'S NEW 65 TON TANK

Army's New 65 Ton Tank (1955)

The Army demonstrates the Conqueror, new 65 ton tank soon to go overseas.

 TANK FACTORY

Tank Factory (1930-1939)

Tanks and armoured vehicles are built in a factory.

TANK SHOOT FOR FARMERS

Tank Shoot For Farmers (1951)

War office organises shooting for farmers to show why so much range room...

TANK FACTORY

Tank Factory (1950)

Good footage of tanks in production at factory in Leeds.

AIRSHIP'S EARLIEST DAYS aka AIRSHIP PARSEVAL

Airship's Earliest Days AKA Airship Parseval (1910-1919)

Various shots of the airship Parseval

GENERAL DE GAULLE AND THE TANKS

General De Gaulle And The Tanks (1941)

General de Gaulle visits tank factory in the Midlands, and...

GOVERNMENT'S GIANT STOREHOUSE FOR MECHANISED UNITS

Government's Giant Storehouse For Mechanised Units (1938)

A glimpse inside giant warehouses full...

MORE TANKS FOR RUSSIA

More Tanks For Russia (1942)

British-built tanks are given a final test before being shipped to Russia.

MORE TANKS

More Tanks (1940)

Shots of tanks and bren gun carriers being built and tested in the Midlands.

THE

The "Champ" Wins Through (1952)

Demonstration of the new Austin Champ - a jeep type vehicle.

GERMAN REARMAMENT - FACTORY

German Rearmament - Factory (1938)

German army officers inspect a factory producing artillery.

INVASION SCENES EUROPE, LIGHTER SIDE

Invasion Scenes Europe, Lighter Side (1944)

Some light-hearted scenes involving British troops in...

N.A.T.O. MANOEUVRES IN GREECE

N.A.T.O. Manoeuvres In Greece (1954)

N.A.T.O. observers, constructing bridge over river, and vehicles...

OIL BOOM IN WESTERN CANADA

Oil Boom In Western Canada (1956)

New rigs are built in Canada to cope with oil boom.

REACTOR PRESSURE TANK FOR FINLAND

Reactor Pressure Tank For Finland (1965)

Loading the reactor pressure tank at Glasgow for Finland.

TANKS AND MORE TANKS

Tanks And More Tanks (1941)

Workers from Ordnance factory and Garfield Weston give money for new tanks.

NEW BARRACKS - WARMINSTER aka MR HORE BELISHA OPENS NEW BARRACKS AT WARMINSTER

New Barracks - Warminster AKA Mr Hore Belisha Opens New Barracks At Warminster (1938)

War...

NEW US TANKS

New Us Tanks (1942)

Tanks are made at an American factory, then tested under battle conditions in the...

SOUTH AFRICA BUILDS ITS OWN TANKS

South Africa Builds Its Own Tanks (1940)

South African steel works make armour plate for armoured...

USA MARINE TANK

USA Marine Tank (1955)

The Marines show their new eleven-gun tank called "The Thing".

GERMAN TANK AND AIRCRAFT FACTORY

German Tank And Aircraft Factory (1942)

German tanks and U-boats are seen in production.

TANK FACTORY

Tank Factory (1943)

Tanks being built and test driven.

TANKS FOR GREENLAND aka TESTING VEHICLES FOR GREENLAND

Tanks For Greenland AKA Testing Vehicles For Greenland (1940)

Rather surreal footage of "tanks"...

LES GUERRE DES MACHINES  aka ENGLISH ARMY MANOEUVRES 1930

Les Guerre Des Machines AKA English Army Manoeuvres 1930 (1930)

English tanks and military...

RAILWAY GRAVEYARD aka SWINDON LNER

Railway Graveyard AKA Swindon Lner (1938)

Old steam engines are broken down for scrap and used to...

 QUEEN AT CATTERICK CAMP AND HARROGATE AGRICULTURAL SHOW

Queen At Catterick Camp And Harrogate Agricultural Show (1957)

Queen attends parade at...

THE SOVIETS: TOLL WILL BE EXACTED FOR GERMAN HORRORS

The Soviets: Toll Will Be Exacted For German Horrors (1943)

The Red Army men assess the German...

INNOVATIONS FOR THE U.S. ARMY

Innovations For The U.S. Army (1941)

New tank and river crossing device in use by American army.

WE WANT MORE TANKS

We Want More Tanks (1941)

Minister of Supply, Lord Beaverbrook, appeals for more tanks.

TANKS FOR RUSSIA

Tanks For Russia (1941)

Ivan Maisky receives a British tank on behalf of Russia at factory in the...

SPRINGTIME HARVEST

Springtime Harvest (1933)

Processes involved in harvesting maple sap which is then turned into maple...

SUPPLIES FOR OUR ARMIES

Supplies For Our Armies (1942)

Item detailing the cost of hundreds of army supplies at a Royal Ordnance...

MR CHURCHILL'S TOUR

Mr Churchill's Tour (1942)

Winston Churchill visits bomber station and munitions factory in the north...

GENERAL GRANT TANKS

General Grant Tanks (1942)

The first look at the new American-built tanks - the 'General Grants' - in...

FACTORY-MADE INVASION HARBOUR

Factory-Made Invasion Harbour (1944)

A large portable harbour is transported across the Channel for...

CROWN PRINCE OF SWEDEN on  vhs sleeve as CROWN PRINCE OF SWEEDEN

Crown Prince Of Sweden On Vhs Sleeve As Crown Prince Of Sweeden (1926)

Prince of Sweden...

US REARMAMENT IN FULL BLAST

Us Rearmament In Full Blast (1951)

Mass production of arms in American factories.

TEN MILLION DOLLAR OIL BLAZE

Ten Million Dollar Oil Blaze (1955)

Fuel tanks explode killing two people in oil refinery blaze at...

WAVE MAKING MACHINE

Wave Making Machine (1955)

New US machine simulates waves of hurricane force for testing sea wall...

TOYS GET NEW LOOK

Toys Get New Look (1964)

National Toy Exhibition - lots of new toys on show.

SALVAGING

Salvaging "Samtampa" (1948)

Fred Winstanley salvages the U.S.S. "Samtampa" for scrap metal at Porthcawl....

THE TRIUMPH OF MECHANISED WARFARE

The Triumph Of Mechanised Warfare (1929)

Armoured vehicles take part in military manoeuvres in near...