Item title reads - Lifeboat day at Callercoats.
M/S as sailors in false beards and sou'westers tow the lifeboat out of the shed. Various shots as they tow it along towards the shore, C/U of the lifeboat. M/S as it is launched into the water. Various shots as the men row it out to sea.
A lifeboat is taken down towards the sea across the mud using a tractor.
Footage of the Rye lifeboat, 17 crew members died in disaster.
Cuts (rushes, out takes) for TOLL FOR THE BRAVE in G 1556.
Footage of lifeboat being launched and heading out to sea.
A lifeboat is brought ashore, location unknown.
French newsreel story about lifeboatmen saving men from stricken vessel in rough seas.
Boat docking and mooring.
Footage of lifeboat launch.