Item title reads - From the Pacific front.
Bougainville, Solomon Islands.
Waves roll up onto the beach on the island. Various shots of allied soldiers unloading equipment and supplies. Various shots as they build the runway using steel matting for a new airfield there. L/S as smoke...
Old narrow boats are renovated to become luxurious floating homes on the Basingstoke Canal.
Out takes ( rushes, cuts ) for CP 577.
Annual swimming race across the Solent for John Mortimer Challenge Cup.
Italian soprano Signorina Grazia Del Rio sings us a Venetian love song.
The Derby 1927
The war wounded make toys out of old leather at a hospital in Cairo, Egypt.
Children collecting coal during the coal shortage in London.
Material related to newsreel story "Princess Meets the Tribes" - 56/83.