• Short Summary

    British troops carry out exercises unloading equipment on a beach.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Invasion exercises by British troops.

    Location of events unknown.

    M/S of two landing barges coming towards a beach. C/U of Winston Churchill, in a greatcoat and smoking a cigar, he is accompanied by Admiral Sir Roger Keyes. Various shots of troops, guns, bulldozer, tanks, tractors, Bren gun carriers and supplies coming ashore from landing craft onto a shingle beach. Explosions occur and troops advance on their manoeuvres.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1119.23
    Media URN:
    38994
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    07/07/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:10:00 / 01:37:00:00
    Canister:
    41/54

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