• Short Summary

    Landing party plans and conducts the 1942 Bruneval Raid on France by the British Airbone Division, with the return of the paratroops after the raid

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The World at War - Britain's Paratroops Raid France

    FRANCE: Haute Normandie: Bruneval:
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    ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT..or Invasion barges lowered from parent ship ..troops land from etc when we raid French coast Good


    BRUNEVAL COMMANDO RAID 1942.


    COMMANDOES. Bruneval raid 1942 & Le Havre.

    FRANCE. RAID ON LE HAVRE & BRUNEVAL

    NAVAL. invasion craft lowered from parent ships..manned by soldiers for raid on FRANCE..land on beach.. reembarked w wounded & prisoners..flotilla returns


    PARACHUTES AND PARACHUTISTS. lib used when we raid France. Paratroops embarking after raid..Sq Ldr Picard in charge R.A.F.


    PARACHUTES AND PARACHUTISTS. RAID ON LE HAVRE & BRUNEVAL.

    PRISONERS OF WAR. prisoners taken after we raid France embarking


    Military - Active

    WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, war, Allies, Axis, Germans, Combined Operations, paratrooper, paratroop, paratroopers, 1st Parachute Brigade, Royal Air Force, RAF
    Background: Landing party plans and conducts the 1942 Bruneval Raid on France by the British Airbone Division, with the return of the paratroops after the raid

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAWKR23CTY2ABQM8K7OVYS8R4B
    Media URN:
    VLVAAWKR23CTY2ABQM8K7OVYS8R4B
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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