Footage of the Army Post Office and some practical advice on sending parcels and letters.
Soldiers help the post office to deliver Christmas mail.
Post office urges people to post Christmas mail much earlier due to war conditions.
A look at all the processes involved in mail order shopping from receipt of order to despatch.
Good shots of British Army Post Office at work.
Great educational film detailing a day in the life of a postman.
Good footage of Post Office cashiers at work in Tabernacle House, London.
Footage of mail being sorted at army Post Office in Nottingham.
Post office with worker having problems with various parcels. 'Pack Your Parcels Carefully'.
Tommy Fair works at the Central Telegraph Office and is also a talented artist. London.
Pathe pays tribute to housewives for their war efforts.
Postmen and Postwomen meet the Postmaster General and go on their rounds.
Sailors at sea receive letters from home.
How to make sure the postman delivers your mail.
Mrs Shepherd, post woman, does 11 mile round on foot with baby in pram.
Charming item about a family assembling a weekly parcel to send to dad serving overseas.
Mother writes to son on her birthday & goes out for a drink with his friends to remember him.
Lovely film about a letter from a wife to a soldier overseas - rather sad.
Canadian airmen and nurses come ashore after long journey on troopships.
Allied Expeditionary Forces advance along west coast of France.
Large numbers of aeroplanes and gliders with D-day markings take off for Holland.
Good item showing the huge stores of fuel and food etc. ready for D-day. Britain.
Item shows troops, aeroplanes and ships preparing and crossing Channel for D-Day invasion.
Allied armies invade Normandy coast of France - D-day landings.
After D-day landing on Normandy beaches, allied troops press on into rural France.
Allied troops advance into France, Churchill visits Normandy + captured German newsreel.
Planes and ammunition are stored in large base ready for D-day. Britain.
A large portable harbour is transported across the Channel for D-day.
D-day rehearsals - exercises at sea.
Various scenes from British sector of invasion of France - just after D Day.
Good shots of British troops in the D Day invasion fleet.
Good aerial shots of B-26 Martin Marauders flying over D Day invasion fleet.
Various shots of troops and ships in the D Day invasion fleet.
Aerial views of bombing raid on D Day beaches. Gliders prepared for take off.
Wounded troops back from the D Day landings. Landing craft sailing across the Channel.
Various shots of ships and landing craft on their way to the Normandy beaches.
Landing craft out at sea. Guns are made ready on a British warship - part of the D Day fleet.
Good shots of ships and landing craft sailing for D Day invasion.
Wounded soldiers return from D Day. Good shots of troops landing on the Normandy beaches.
Wounded men are transferred from ship to ship. Part of the D Day invasion fleet.
Equipment is loaded onto landing craft. Gliders are loaded and prepared for D Day.
Good shots American troops in landing craft - part of Invasion fleet.
Us troops at airbase preparing for D-day.
Soldiers board landing craft at port.
Views from landing craft then US soldiers and German prisoners at field hospital in France.
Allied troops landing in Normandy - invasion scenes.
Landing on the beach in Normandy - wounded being taken on land.
Landing on the beach in Normandy - wounded being taken on land. Identical to 1961.13.
British troops building airfield in France, fleet crossing Channel and landing on French beach.
American troops on Normandy beaches and on board warships near coast.
D-day landings and Allied forces advancing into occupied Normandy.
American troops advance through Normandy.
German newsreel showing D-day invasion. France.
Footage of more soldier and landing craft arriving o the beaches of Normandy. France.
Navy material - possibly shot off the coast of Normandy, France.
Good footage of much activity on the beaches of Normandy in 1944.
German footage of the D-day invasion.
Allied troops advancing through France.
Various shots of battleships at sea.
American troops and equipment landing in France + wounded soldiers loaded onto plane.
American forces landing in Normandy on D-day.
Material showing allied soldiers landing around the time of D-day, France.
Material showing scenes from around D-day. France.
Material showing soldiers around the time of D-day. France.
Material showing British troops building airfield, Spitfires flying, and fleet of ships at sea.
Footage of D-Day landings in Northern France - compilation of newsreel material.
Allied troops liberate French towns St. Malo,Trun, Orleans, Chartres and Le Mans.
Dramatic scenes as allied troops liberate city of Paris.
Joyous crowds welcome liberating allied troops as they advance through Belgium.
Footage from liberated Paris, Brussels and Antwerp; and fighting in Lyons.
Allied troops advance into France, King George VI and de Gaulle visit Normandy.
Rennes in Brittany is liberated by Allied Troops, crowds cheer soldiers and jeer collaborators.
Allied Forces, with help from Italian partisans, liberate city of Florence.
Belgian students make dolls, and children give up toys for their British counterparts
Convoy of British army trucks advancing across France towards Paris.
Repatriated prisoners of war arrive in Liverpool and give interviews to camera.
Good shots of liberated prisoners of war leaving the camp.
Material showing British ex-prisoners of war and U.S. army troops. Germany.
Material showing invasion scenes, and ex allied prisoners of war being liberated.
The Russians advance discovering atrocities committed by the Germans.
Allied POW's freed, looted treasure found, Churchill calls for victory over Japan now.
Germans surrender throughout Europe.
Good close up shot of Adolf Hitler as he makes a speech.
Various close up shots of Adolf Hitler.
Captured German film showing Mussolini meeting Hitler and Ribbentrop in Germany.
Footage of Adolf Hitler accompanies story of unsuccessful attempt on his life. Germany.