• Short Summary

    Reinforcements from the USA arrive in Northern Ireland, including women's units and supplies of fruit

  • Description

    NORTHERN IRELAND: Unknown:
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    American reinforcements arrive in Northern Ireland with personnel, equipment and supplies, and are shown unloading equipment from ship, disembarking and marching in formation

    AMERICA, Military. Largest arrival of U.S.troops & reinforcements in Northern Ireland..C.U's throwing oranges to local natives on deck..marine's w.helmets on.. unloading boxes w.U.S.markings..also U.S.tanks hoisted off boats & driven off under own power.

    IRELAND. Largest arrival U.S.troops & reinforcements.. Marines w.helmets on..tanks hoisted off boat & driven off..C.U.signs on packing cases.. throwing oranges to local natives from ship


    MARINES. U.S.Marines arrive in N.Ireland w.helmets on..& C.U's


    ORANGES. U.S. troops in N. Ireland throw oranges to local inhabitants on land (from troopship)


    TANKS. Tanks unloaded from ship in Northern Ireland from U.S. hoisted off boats & driven off on own power


    TROOPSHIP. Arrival of in Northern Ireland w. largest contingent of troops & reinforcements..tanks hoisted off ship..troops & Marines landing


    United States of America; Military - Active; Ulster

    World War II, World War 2, WWII, Second World War, war , U.S. Army, United States Army, armour, amoured
    Background: Reinforcements from the USA arrive in Northern Ireland, including women's units and supplies of fruit

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF46YRKFUT43ZRTSWNRI7EATH4
    Media URN:
    VLVAF46YRKFUT43ZRTSWNRI7EATH4
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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