British defences are shown at a high stage of readiness.
Soldiers based at old fort turn moat into garden, + shots of soldiers manning coastal defences.
Smashed up coastal defences at unknown coastal town.
God item about the great levels of morale in the British Coastal Defence forces.
Local Defence Volunteers meet the King , while Coastal Defence Forces getting into training.
Compilation of early artillery footage.
8 reels of naval footage - some newsreel items, some unedited material. c. 1932
Coastal scenes at unidentified location.
8 reels of naval footage - some newsreel items, some unedited material. c. 1918
Australian troops and civilians prepare to defend their country against possible Japanese attacks.
National Artillery Competition is held at Penlee Battery, Plymouth.
Canada prepare big coastal guns to firing.
Footage of the Territorial army action. Weymouth, Dorset.
British troops stationed at Rock of Gibraltar.
Women of the South African ATS get training in aiming coastal artillery.
The Canadian PM visits gun emplacements and troops in Southern England.
Men of the South African Coastal Defence Corps train among the sand dunes.
Antiaircraft Chief presents coastal battery with pieces of German plane they had shot down.
South Africa sailors patrol their shores for illegal cargo vessels and mines.
Item showing men and women of the technical services corps at work in South Africa.
Cadets of Cape Peninsula learn how to load and fire ack ack and coastal guns. South Africa.
Ireland shows that it is ready if Germany should attack. Coastal defences are made ready.
A Territorial Army training camp which allows wives and children to come along and join in the fun.
Good story about young women of the South African ATS training with shore artillery.
British artillery training - 1940.
A day in the life of 'Jack Tar', on board the battleship HMS Nelson.
Armour plate and gun fixed to merchant ship - the sailors practice with the gun.
Propaganda film contrasting First World War artillery with "modern" 1940s equipment.
Army recruiting drive in South Africa.
Footage of British soldier operating guns and using long range finders.
New artillery guns are demonstrated by the British Army.
Scottish gun crew loading and firing field telephone.
A large military gun is lifted from its factory and made ready for transportation.
Footage of steel being made at Bethlehem factory in the United States of America.
British artillery crew working their 5.5-inch BL.
Shell is loaded into a large naval gun then fired.
Soldiers set up battery guns in a forest and fire them.
Home Secretary Sir Samuel Hoare appeals for a million men and women to help in ARP training.
A huge anti-aircraft gun attracts men to a Territorial Army recruitment drive.
A huge artillery piece is tested on a range near its Northern factory.
Impressive demonstration of largest concentration of anti-aircraft searchlight equipment in America.
Pathe use pictures of beautiful England to encourage people in the coming battles.
Coastal guns fire on Boulogne and German soldiers surrender. France.