Actors on set of the film "The Longest Day" include Peter Lawford and Richard Todd.
German technicians fire V2 rocket bombs under British directions for experimental purposes.
Allies test power units of V2 at German experimental station.
British army personnel inspect V2 site.
Rescue workers at bomb site pull out survivors and the dead - good depiction of Blitz spirit.
Material showing coastal defence guns in action against German flying bombs. England.
People watch a V1 rocket fly over their houses.
Footage of Joseph P Kennedy arriving back in New York in the United States of America.
Joseph P Kennedy, new US Ambassador to England, says a few words to camera on taking up his new post.
American Ambassador Joe Kennedy makes a statement before returning to the States.
American Ambassador Joseph Kennedy presents an Ambulance to the people of Windsor.
Sandbag defences and barbed wire are quickly put up around the heart of London.
Obstacles and trenches occupy London's open spaces to prevent enemy planes from landing.
King Gorge VI inspects men of the Dove patrol.
Winston Churchill makes a speech to the Civil Service Battalion of the Home Guard in London.
German V2 rockets are tested by American army at White Sands, New Mexico.
German secret film showing experiments with V2 rockets discovered.
How radar works - theory and practice.
Gliders around Bastogne, Belgium.
Footage of Hamilcar glider being towed by Halifax bomber.
Hamilcar gliders transport tanks, and Rocket Typhoons drop their bombs.
Men board gliders & gliders leave airfield.
Equipment is loaded onto landing craft. Gliders are loaded and prepared for D Day.
American troops landing in South of France with little opposition from German occupiers.
Large numbers of aeroplanes and gliders with D-day markings take off for Holland.
Various shots of gliders being used during the Invasion of occupied France.
Aerial views of bombing raid on D Day beaches. Gliders prepared for take off.
G.I.s on leave at dance with Aussie girls, narrator is a G.I., includes good jitterbug shots.
American soldiers tread on picture of Hitler as they leave troopship + nurses in battle fatigues.
Allied troops advance into France, Churchill visits Normandy + captured German newsreel.
Minesweepers at work on the sea
Radar catching signals from the moon.
Good footage of the Home Defence Battalions - forerunner of the Home Guard.
Home Guard camouflage demonstration.
Men of the Local Defence Volunteers get into their boats to defend the River Thames.
Neville Chamberlain visits Hitler at Berchtesgaden and speaks to the press on his return.
Neville Chamberlain flies off to meet Hitler - and give away the rights of the Czechs.
Neville Chamberlain flies to Germany discuss the Czech Crisis with Hitler.
Footage of funeral of seamen killed during air aid over the Firth of Forth, Scotland.
Funeral procession held by RAF for German airmen.
Funeral of four Nazi airmen is held in England - people pay respect to enemy.
Funeral parade and ceremony for famous German General - Hitler attends.
The Italian racing driver Nuvolari wins the Grand Prix at Donington Park. Prince George attends.
British driver Dick Seaman wins the German Grand Prix.
Material from Concentration Camp - now a museum. Copies of various stills.
Liberation of Dachau concentration camp, Germany.
Fantastic propaganda film about celebrations of the 4th anniversary of Nazi regime in Berlin.
Massive funeral for top Nazi and Governor of occupied Czechoslovakia - Reinhard Hydrich.
Shots of Himmler's corpse and phial of poison he used to commit suicide.
Various shots of the signing of the Munich Pact.
This item shows the delegates at Four Powers conference in Munich, and Neville Chamberlain' s triumphant return with Hitler's signature and hopes of peace. London.
Documentary film about 1938 - people become aware of the growing threat of war.
Good shots of anti-aircraft teams at work against German bombers.
Men from the Home Guard train on the firing range, a unit is made up of London bus crews.
The Home Guard carry out exercises in bombed out London.
Men of the Home Guard get training in road block and ambush techniques.
Britain's coast guard troops on the alert in 1940.
Home Guardsmen get training in using petrol bombs.
Great story about the Home Guard - they are told to 'Kill the Bosche - Shoot to kill'.
Footage of bomb damage being cleared in London.
Blitz bomb damage in London.
God item about the great levels of morale in the British Coastal Defence forces.
Footage of preparations being made in Britain for outbreak of war.
An extract from a film including various shots of bells tolling
Compilation of material from Nazi Germany.
Air Transport Auxiliary pilots at work + Churchill inspect planes at Bomber Command.
The Classic 'Hitler's Home Movies' material from the late 1930s shown in a newsreel.