Various shots of WWII American tanks on the move. Shots of planes flying overhead. MS allied soldiers point up at the planes. Shots of flak from anti-aircraft guns exploding in the sky. VS of British troops with heavy mortar. MS an ambulance drives past....
Actors on set of the film "The Longest Day" include Peter Lawford and Richard Todd.
Item shows troops, aeroplanes and ships preparing and crossing Channel for D-Day invasion.
Allied assault on Rivers Odon and Orne, France. Churchill makes 2nd visit to Normandy.
Anniversary of D-day landings marked - French President and British dignitaries present.
The Queen Mother at the Garden of Remembrance and library footage of the world wars.
Monty presents medals - British troops on the move in France.