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WWII - History: USA Documentary: The World At War R6 of 7

Reel Number: 300240

Color: Black and White

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1939,1940,1940s

Country: France,Germany,United Kingdom

Location: Avancon,Chateau,Compiegne,London,North Africa,Paris,PlYMOUth,Porcien,Reims,Rouen,Valenciennes,Wolf’s Lair

TC Begins: 01:00:07

TC Ends: 01:10:33

Duration: 00:10:26

WWII - Germany Into Europe, France Captured; London Shelters & Blitz; Mediterranean & North Africa Montage: Camouflaged German large artillery firing, CU loading, explosions. Bombs dropped & explosions; tanks across farm fields & views from inside crashing thru wall. Street fighting; artillery destroying city buildings; dive bombers passing barrage balloon. 01:01:13 Rouen, France w/ very heavy, smoking destruction of cathedral & city; burning, falling walls. 01:01:24 Column of cars w/ refugees; nuns & others leading children to evacuate Paris; goodbyes / farewells boarding railroad passenger cars & buses, CU name tag on armband. 01:02:03 Montage: CU sign: Valenciennes. Pan destroyed town. Road sign: Avancon 7k, Reims 41k; dive bombing, tanks, explosions, road sign: Chateau-Porcien, tanks, horse-drawn military wagon & soldiers, tank, road sign: Verdun, etc. tank crashing across stream, dive bombing. 01:02:43 Pan crowd to Mussolini on balcony. 01:02:56 Montage: Road sign: Paris & Soissons; Nazis march past Arc du Triomphe into Paris, flag raised on Eiffel Tower, Nazis past Opera, etc. Railroad guns firing on Maginot Line; small boat crossing river; flame throwers; field w/ barbed wire fences exploded. 01:03:47 High Angle / HA Germans at WW1 memorial at Compiegne railroad car. Foche statue. Hitler reviewing troops; German flag; entering RR car. General Huntziger arrives w/ Germans to sign Armistice & enters RR. Hitler leaving car w/ Goering, walks past troops. 01:04:57 Hitler does jig / dance step w/ other Nazi officials watching at Wolf’s Lair. 01:05:10 Montage: Smoking building debris; submarines in port, at sea; Nazi planes low over English Channel; tall radio antennas w/ VO of William Joyce aka Lord Haw Haw. 01:05:58 Prime Minister Churchill w/ Navy officers; shakes hands & reviews sailors & naval workers. Transport ships; camouflaged destroyer; freighters, oil transport ships; Nazi planes bombing ships; night fires from bombs, firefighting during Blitz, silhouetted firemen on ladders & w/ hoses. 01:08:15 Piccadilly Circus subway w/ families sleeping, w/ babies, knitting, sleeping, washing clothes. 01:08:43 Plymouth destruction cleanup w/ flags; list of the dead; people in shelters; sign: Rest Centre. 01:09:00 Coventry Cathedral in smoking ruins; people in street reading wall lists; bombers; wreckage cleared as walls pulled down. 01:09:26 British naval fleet underway in Mediterranean; Malta under bombing attack & people out of shelters; destruction. 01;10:03 British bombers & fighting in Libya. Selassie returns to Ethiopia; Rommel forces in Egypt destroyed. Burning equipment & destroyed aircraft on the ground. WW2; History; German European Invasion; Fighting; Invasion of France; NOTE: Sold at per reel rate. Good quality & good action. NOTE: nearly entire reel done as montages, but very good quality. NOTE: In our experience German Nazi era material is considered in the public domain throughout the world. If users feel any further clearances are necessary they are to be their own responsibility.

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