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  • Short Summary

    Navy material - possibly shot off the coast of Normandy, France.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Navy material - after D-Day.

    L/Ss of large battleship (of the Royal Navy ?) firing guns. L/S and M/S of senior looking naval official boarding ship. L/Ss of fishing trawlers passing by. C/Us of man looking through binoculars. M/Ss of senior looking naval official with other men on deck. He smiles at the camera. Shots of the official looking through binoculars. M/S of bulldozer flattening land on Normandy (?) beaches. Various shots of landing craft coming ashore. More shots of naval officials on deck. L/Ss of soldier standing behind barbed wire defences on beach. L/Ss of soldier sitting in jeep. Soldier lying down on beach. More shots of the senior naval official. He climbs on board another vessel. L/S of the official talking another man as he looks from the deck of the ship of the nearby coastline. Various shots of the official on the beach with other officials.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:47:00 / 01:28:22:00
    UN 835 B

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