Excellent footage of training exercises for the Marines at Bickley, Devon.
Marine Exercises at Bickley, Devon.
Shots of coast and sea washing against rocks (night). M/S Landing craft approaching shore at night filled with soldiers. L/Ss of flares going up illuminating the night sky. Several shots of the landing craft approaching the coast. Commandos jumping out of troops onto shore. Commandos climbing steep cliffs. More men coming ashore. More shots of climbing. Various good shots of more men coming ashore and climbing, mist is everywhere. M/Ss of soldiers lying down firing machine guns. L/S of flare in sky. More machine gun fire and mortars. M/S of man throwing hand grenade. L/S of explosion.