Location of events unknown.
Various shots of a wartime beachcomber on the beach. C/U of long lead pencils which have been washed up. Various shots of other treasure including stacks of cardboard, giant logs, a ship's bell, cotton wool, children's dolls, casks of wine, silver...
A model of a new salvage ship demonstrates how sunken ships can be raised from the seabed.
Scrap metal and spare parts for military vehicles are supplied from North African salvage.
Schoolboys from New South Wales go round collecting salvage for the war effort. Australia.
Reverend B Peake collects salvage from housewives in a truck.
Item showing ships being drained and salvaged.
Salvaged warship "Trieste" in bay of La Spezia, Italy.
Salvaging a stranded cargo ship in Germany
Salvage / recycling materials for war use.