Titles read: "THOSE ARMY BLANKETS!"
Various shots show the process of making the average Army blanket. C/U of a sheep. Piles of sheep wool are fed into machines to clean and refine it. It emerges from a carding machine and is spun into thread. The thread is woven into large...
British infantry soldiers ride their motorcycles on manoeuvres in England.
New transport for the Army, including a gas turbine heavy vehicle, is revealed.
Material relating to newsreel story "The Army on Wheels" - 54/77.
US president Dwight Eisenhower steadily recovers from recent heart attack.
Royal Artillery Motor Cycle display team put on a show in Woolwich.
Demonstration of a new steering wheel which folds up on collision. Chelles, France.
Soldiers and army equipment in Auckland preparing to go to war.
Soldiers transport wounded man on stretcher plus injured on deck of hospital ship.