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  • Short Summary

    Convoys of ships move towards Normandy beaches. France.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Normandy, France.

    Scratched film showing convoy of ships. Various shots as jeep is winched onto deck of ship. M/S troops climbing down side to landing craft. Landing ship (LST) loaded with vehicles moving through calm water. L/S Motor Torpedo boat (MTB) moving through water. Corvette moves through water. Various shots convoy approaching beach and soldiers getting ready to unload. M/S's cow rubbing neck against wing of wrecked aircraft in field. C/U's soldiers examining it. Several shots torpedoes loaded on abandoned German lorry.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2040.14
    Media URN:
    62574
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:48:00 / 01:47:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 1250 C

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