• Short Summary

    American lend-lease shipments arrive in Great Britain. (The Lend-lease act was passed by Congress on March 11, 1941, during World War II, allowing the president to ???????

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: America Sends War Materials

    UNITED KINGDOM (Exact Location Unknown)
    EXT
    Various shots of military equipment at port
    Crane chassis being unloaded at quayside
    Men watching
    Military tank being unloaded
    More military hardware being unloaded
    Tanks being driven away

    INT
    Soldiers affixing guns to tanks
    Barrel of gun turning
    Tanks lined up
    Chassis being unloaded
    Boxes along on conveyor belt
    Various shots of military items being unloaded
    Barrels stacked up beside wall
    Soldiers unpacking crates of rifles
    Women working on production line
    Rifle being tested

    EXT
    More shots of soldiers loading military supplies into back of lorry
    Various shots of convoy of trucks and lorries of equipment driving away

    SLATE: Good Shots

    Various shots of tanks being tested driving through mud, up and down bumpy and wet terrain
    Background: American lend-lease shipments arrive in Great Britain. (The Lend-lease act was passed by Congress on March 11, 1941, during World War II, allowing the president to ???????sell, transfer title to, exchange, lease, lend, or otherwise dispose of????? weapons and materials to help defend nations vital to U.S. security)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3VZKD1LS0YSJ5O55MKI5RYVUK
    Media URN:
    VLVA3VZKD1LS0YSJ5O55MKI5RYVUK
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/10/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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