Titles read: "LIFEBOATS OF THE AIR!"
Location of events unknown.
Various shots showing every stage in the production of parachutes, from the sewing of the silk and the stretching of the shroud lines to the final folding and packing. M/S of a parachutist jumping out of a plane and landing...
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.