• Short Summary

    The United States 9th Air Force, with assistance from the Royal Air Force, begins the 1944 aerial bombardment of Normandy, and the naval fleet comes in

  • Description

    FRANCE: Normandy:
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    AMERICA MILITARY. w.British & Canadians invade Normandy

    AMERICA NAVAL w. British Ships take troops to Normandy

    ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT. Take & land Br: troops in Normandy

    BOMBS 9th A.F. bomb French target..ground explosions

    FRANCE. ALLIED TROOPS LAND IN NORMANDY.. bombs on target.. ground explosions.

    GUNS. Typhoons fire rockets over France

    GUNS. naval bombardment of Normandy

    NAVAL BRITISH. Invasion fleet leaves Britain..bombards Normandy coast..troops landed


    PARACHUTES. AND PARACHUTISTS. Br: paratroops prepare for Normandy invasion..black up..prepare weapons..take off in gliders 9th A.F.U.S. paras take off in gliders.

    TROOPSHIP British, American & Canadian troops embark for & land in Normandy

    WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, war, allies, airborne, paratrooper, paratroopers, paratroop, Royal Air Force, RAF, Typhoon, Typhoons, Eurofighter, Eurofighters, bomb, bombs, bombing, bombings, aeroplane, aeroplanes, airplane, airplanes, bombardments, aircraft, missile, missiles, air raid, air raids, USAF, United States Air Force
    Background: The United States 9th Air Force, with assistance from the Royal Air Force, begins the 1944 aerial bombardment of Normandy, and the naval fleet comes in

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA63ABBUW92V7AEOBSR1WFIDP0
    Media URN:
    VLVA63ABBUW92V7AEOBSR1WFIDP0
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/06/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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