Marshal Smuts calls young South Africans to help finish the war in Europe.
New recruits join up and start their training with the South African Army.
Black stretcher bearers of South African Medical Corps at Transvaal training camp.
South African coastal defence manoeuvres.
Jan Christian Smuts becomes the new Prime Minister of South Africa.
South African newsreel showing Director of War Supplies inspecting armoured car factory.
Good shots of South African soldiers setting off on troops trains.
The South African Navy go on coastal patrol.
Black South African soldiers learn methods of unarmed combat from white instructor.
Soldiers learn how to drive jeeps and tanks - no soundtrack.
Cape Town university students in a rag procession to raise money for the war effort.
Army recruiting drive in South Africa.
Military parade and fair in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Good footage of bombs being manufactured as part of South Africa's munitions drive.
South African reserve troops do their training.
The Royal Mint in Pretoria turns its machinery over to making cartridge cases. South Africa.
Allied Forces, with help from Italian partisans, liberate city of Florence.
South African troops receive a great send off as they begin their journey to war.
South African PM Smuts inspects a munitions factory.
Women of the South African ATS get training in aiming coastal artillery.
Filed Marshal Smuts delivering a speech in Guildhall promising grand assault next year.
Director General of War Supplies at demonstration of first South African made howitzer guns.
South African Women's Auxiliary Army in training and at passing out parade.