• Short Summary

    General Marshall, US Chief of Staff, reviews Americans in Ulster and visits Southern Command display of offence tactics.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Allies Plan More Shocks for Nazis

    NORTHERN IRELAND: Ulster:
    EXT
    Long side view soldier carrying Stars and Stripes past camera.
    SBV General George Marshall (US Army Chief of Staff) walking towards troops marching past.
    CU side view Marshall and troops marching past.
    Track away from CU of troops marching past to GV Marshall at saluting base.
    CU side view Marshall saluting.
    GTV long line of lorries, guns and equipment along road.
    SBV Red Cross ambulances along road.
    GTV convoy of lorries with troops, guns and equipment along road.
    SV Marshall and Franklyn talking.

    ENGLAND:
    CU pan "Covenanter" tanks, long lines of tanks recede into background, soldiers at attention standing by same.
    SV Winston Churchill (British Prime Minister) and Marshall inspecting tanks and tankmen. SCU Churchill and Marshall watching.
    SV three soldiers firing anti-tank gun.
    LV tracers firing at moving dummy tanks.
    SV Casey with three officers.
    LBV Churchill and Marshall inspecting paratroops lined up by plane.
    SV pan six paratroops.
    Long Air Side View pan of plane dropping cluster of bombs, pan as bombs explode along ground.
    Long Air Side View pan of plane dropping another cluster of bombs, pan as bombs explode along ground.
    GV of about 17 Covenanter tanks across field.
    LV about six Covenanter tanks across field.
    SV Casey and Mountbatten (Naval Uniform.)
    GV angle shot Commandos walking along deck of ship.
    SV Commandos towards and past camera.
    LTV sailors on deck of ship.
    CU wounded Commando on stretcher past camera.
    LV Lord Lovat with about 8 Commandos on board ship.
    SCU Lovat speaking.
    SV pan of commandos, some with black faces.

    NORTHERN IRELAND: Ulster:
    CU Harry Hopkins (US Envoy) without hat, talking.
    CU side view Marshall. ROTA BLUE

    75 ft. of Night shots of tracer bullets and Flares at Night.

    Military - Active; Military - Ceremonial; Personalities - Armed Forces; George Catlett Marshall (1880-1969), Northern Ireland; Great Britain; World War II (Second World War)
    Background: General Marshall, US Chief of Staff, reviews Americans in Ulster and visits Southern Command display of offence tactics. Commandos return from Boulogne raid in high spirits.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA4IU0RQVC32CKSX9PDVD4X0XH
    Media URN:
    VLVAA4IU0RQVC32CKSX9PDVD4X0XH
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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