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WWII - 1944, D-Day Normandy Invasion 06Jun44

Reel Number: 250061-05

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL

Year / Date: 1944,

Country: England,France,United Kingdom

Location: Juno Beach,Marcouf,Normandy,Omaha Beach,PlYMOUth,Saint

TC Begins: 00:28:49

TC Ends: 00:40:14

Duration: 00:11:25

NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk WWII - 1944, D-Day Normandy Invasion 06Jun44 GIs marching down street past English bobby / policeman, onto landing craft, into harbor, planes overhead; tilt down past barrage balloons & fleet at sea, pan to officers on bridge of ship. Passing LST US 379 heavily loaded w/ equipment & troops. Other ships crossing. 00:30:00 British sailor & officers on bridge. Ships firing rockets; landing craft toward shore, POV. Rockets fired & barrage of naval guns. Men in landing craft. 00:30:56 Smoking cliffs, men & landing craft on narrow beach seen from water (Omaha Beach). View of beach w/ soldiers running, several hit on camera. Man standing at foot of clay or chalk cliff. Ships off shore. Bodies & men in water. Men laying on beach, digging in. Bodies on beach. Men carrying wounded on stretcher on narrow beach. First aid, plasma given. Beached boats. 00:32:29 GI treating hand of wounded German; medic filling out card . Wounded Germans & Allied on beach. 00:33:00 POV men (English or Canadians ?) in landing craft, houses on shore closer to Juno Beach. Doors swing open & men take ladder & ropes & off. 00:34:00 POV men off another landing craft after doors swing open, medic & others - British Juno Beach. 00:34:59 POV of third landing craft as men unload on Juno Beach. 00:35:58 Men in woods & brush, hold up rifle to draw fire. Wounded German prisoner of war talking to them; other German POWs w/ hands raised, MCU questioned & searched. GIs along road, past church yard & cemetery. Past sign: Saint-Marcouf. Statue of Virgin Mary. Wrecked buildings. French men along road. MCU GIs getting directions from Frenchmen. GI talks to two children. GIs rest by wall in town; talking, holding Swastika. 00:37:48 Barrage balloons & LSTs seen from water w/ French coast of Juno Beach behind. Flag in rigging. MCU of General Eisenhower & Admiral Bertram Ramsey watching, w/ others. 00:38:25 General Bradley, Eisenhower & others. British sailors on deck of ??, Montgomery arrives; Ike posing w/ Montgomery. Monty down rope ladder on ship. Naval officers talking. Fleet. 00:39:44 C-47 taking off pulling gliders & crossing channel. WW2; Invasions; Beach Activity; 06Jul44; NOTE: Sold at per reel rate. NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk

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