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SYDNEY'S BLACK OUT

Sydney's Black Out (1941)

Sydney practises black out routine. Australia.

MANCHESTER BLITZED

Manchester Blitzed (1941)

Night bombing destroys shops, houses and damages the cathedral.

WOMEN WAR WORKERS IN TRAINING

Women War Workers In Training (1941)

Women being trained to operate machines and weld for work in...

I'LL SEE YOU IN THE MORNING - BLACKOUT TRAILER

I'll See You In The Morning - Blackout Trailer (1941)

Trailer encouraging people to be vigilant...

GERM MASKS FOR THE CROWD

Germ Masks For The Crowd (1941)

Ministry of Health encourages people to wear masks to stop spread of...

NAZIS DAY RAID ON LONDON

Nazis Day Raid On London (1943)

Nazis bomb London at daytime.

U.S. ACTIVITIES ON MANY FRONTS - BUNA - NEW GUINEA

U.S. Activities On Many Fronts - Buna - New Guinea (1943)

American troops fighting Japanese in...

U.S. ACTIVITIES ON MANY FRONTS - SOUTH PACIFIC

U.S. Activities On Many Fronts - South Pacific (1943)

American troops fighting Japanese at South...

U.S. ACTIVITIES ON MANY FRONTS - KISKA ALEUTIANS

U.S. Activities On Many Fronts - Kiska Aleutians (1943)

American planes bombing Kiska at Aleutian...

U.S. ACTIVITIES ON MANY FRONTS - NAPLES

U.S. Activities On Many Fronts - Naples (1943)

American bombers bombing Naples.

TROOPSHIP MINED

Troopship Mined (1943)

Troopship 'President Coolidge' stroke mine and sunk off the coast of South Sea...

TRIPOLI TODAY - SPECIAL

Tripoli Today - Special (1943)

Special report from Tripoli, Libya.

ANTI-MINE WELLINGTONS

Anti-Mine Wellingtons (1943)

Wellington bombers fitted with devices which can explode sea bombs from...

ESSEN BLITZED

Essen Blitzed (1943)

Night air raid of Essen, Germany.

BLIGHTY ONES

Blighty Ones (1943)

Wounded men of the 8th Army arriving home for treatment and recovery.

INVISIBLE HOME GUARD

Invisible Home Guard (1943)

Home Guard camouflage demonstration.

GOVERNMENT OFFICIAL TRAILER - SAVE BONES

Government Official Trailer - Save Bones (1943)

Government urges the population to save bones for...

SOUTH AFRICA COAST DEFENCES

South Africa Coast Defences (1943)

South African coastal defence manoeuvres.

PANTELLARIA ATTACKED aka PANTELLERIA ATTACKED

Pantellaria Attacked AKA Pantelleria Attacked (1943)

Italian fortress island of Pantelleria...

U-BOAT KILLER

U-Boat Killer (1943)

Trials are made to use Sikorsky helicopters as U-boat killers.

CLEARING UP IN TUNISIA

Clearing Up In Tunisia (1943)

Bomb disposal units and demolition squad in clearing up operations in...

SINKING A U-BOAT

Sinking A U-Boat (1943)

U-boat sunk in the Atlantic.

MAKE AND MEND TRAILER aka CLOTHING COUPONS TRAILER

Make And Mend Trailer AKA Clothing Coupons Trailer (1943)

Trailer urging people to re-style their...

BOMBS ON ITALY'S HEEL

Bombs On Italy's Heel (1943)

Liberators raid Southern Italy - bombs falling on Taranto.

CAPTURED GERMAN AERIAL MONSTER

Captured German Aerial Monster (1943)

Massive German Junkers 290 plane captured.

LANDING CRAFT GOES THROUGH HELL

Landing Craft Goes Through Hell (1943)

German bombers attack Allied landing craft in Italy.

HOW THEY PREPARED

How They Prepared (1943)

Footage of Canadian and American troops preparing for invasion of Sicily.

A DAY AT THE RACES

A Day At The Races (1943)

Allied soldiers attend the horse race in Tripoli.

SICILIAN SNAPSHOTS

Sicilian Snapshots (1943)

More news of the advance across Sicily.

ALLIED AIR MIGHT

Allied Air Might (1943)

Allied forces bomber planes on display.

U-BOATS BLASTED

U-Boats Blasted (1943)

American planes blast German U-boats in the Atlantic.

BREAD LINE IN NAPLES

Bread Line In Naples (1943)

As the white flower arrives in Naples and bakeries bake white bread, people...

THE RUSSIAN OFFENSIVE

The Russian Offensive (1943)

Red Army continues its offensive against Germans.

SAVE BREAD - TRAILER

Save Bread - Trailer (1943)

Ministry of Information film urging people to eat less and save bread.

THE ROAD TO ROME

The Road To Rome (1943)

British and American troops advancing towards Rome.

NOTICE TO QUIT

Notice To Quit (1943)

Evacuation of West Country to make space for training of American servicemen.

WHEN FRENCH FLEET TRICKED HITLER

When French Fleet Tricked Hitler (1943)

French Navy destroys their own hips so they cannot be used by...

DESERT SALVAGE

Desert Salvage (1943)

Scrap metal and spare parts for military vehicles are supplied from North African...

MADE IN BRITAIN

Made In Britain (1941)

Army officer inspects work at antiaircraft gun factory.

DAMAGE TO BUCKINGHAM PALACE

Damage To Buckingham Palace (1941)

A look at damaged North Lodge of Buckingham Palace, hit by a...

COMFORTS FOR THE FORCES

Comforts For The Forces (1941)

Gifts for overseas servicemen are sorted and packed at Army Comforts...

SPITFIRES IN THE MAKING

Spitfires In The Making (1941)

A look a work of Spitfire aeroplane factory.

ADDIS ABABA IS IN OUR HANDS

Addis Ababa Is In Our Hands (1941)

Old shots of Italians marching into Addis Ababa in 1936.

OBSERVER CORPS NOW ROYAL

Observer Corps Now Royal (1941)

A look at enemy plane spotting work of Royal Observer Corps.

THE TWENTY YEAR OLDS SIGN ON

The Twenty Year Olds Sign On (1941)

Young women born in 1920 register for their National Service.

ADVANCE ON KEREN

Advance On Keren (1941)

British and Indian troops advance under shell fire towards Keren, Eritrea.

MALTA CAN TAKE IT

Malta Can Take It (1941)

An air raid on Malta.

THE MAILS GO THROUGH

The Mails Go Through (1941)

Sailors at sea receive letters from home.

WITH OUR TROOPS IN SYRIA

With Our Troops In Syria (1941)

Allied troops advance to Beirut. Syria.

SHELTER TRAILER

Shelter Trailer (1941)

A trailer shows us how to adapt one of our rooms into a refuge during air raids.