Documentary film about events of 1941, on the Eastern Front and at Pearl Harbour.
Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened.
01:00:14 Various shots of Russian troops marching through Red Square in Moscow.
01:00:34 Opening Titles - "Time to Remember - a programme to take you back, however young you may be - recalled by Anthony Quayle".
01:00:57 Waves on English shore. MS of King George VI looking to sea. VS Adolf Hitler and Hermann Goering inspecting German soldiers. VS Nazi leaders inc Josef Goebbels.
01:01:30 Title: "Operation Barbarossa".
01:01:40 VS Bomb damage in London. Business As Usual signs and food being served in the streets. VS of Winston Churchill, with Clementine Churchill driving through crowded streets in heavily bombed areas.
01:02:52 VS Arrival of American envoy Wendell Wilkie by plane. He makes a speech.
01:03:26 American warships, loaned to Britain, arrive in port. Churchill and Wilkie sign papers concluding transfer of British bases in Newfoundland etc. VS of aircraft, ammunition etc being sent by America. VS of British ammunition and weapons factories.
01:04:22 British soldiers train - rowing boats across river. VS of Free French leader General Charles De Gaulle inspects soldiers. Czech leader Dr Eduard Benes inspecting troops. King Haakon of Norway with troops. Queen Wilhelmina of Holland speaks to Navy. VS of RAF pilots preparing for bombing raids. Airfield laid. VS of British airmen training in Canada.
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