Film about the beetroot harvest in Holland.
M/S of several women in large hats harvesting beetroot by hand. Closer shot of the women as they dig the beetroot from the ground and cut off the root.
Down by the canal the girls play a gentle game of "grab" Panning shot of boats laden...
The cargo boat "Dunedin Star" is launched at Birkenhead, Merseyside.
American deliveries of military vehicles arrive in the Middle East.
A consignment of ham and eggs arrives in Britain from America.
Footage of the Greek cargo ship the '1A' in a port.
Sorting clothes in a depot & sinking cargo ship, crew saved.
Cargo ships at sea
Shot of German cruiser "Medusa" off the Holstein coast, Germany.
Freight wagons moving along railway sidings in Hull.