WWII - Invasion - Navy - Shipboard Firing Guns; Landing Party
Navy ships underway. Shell casings on ship; firing guns. Fleet on horizon. Wounded man out of life boat; various shots of ship. Guns turning, shell casings on deck.
02:20:00 Men sleeping on deck. Land in view. Men looking, smoking shoreline. Talker. Planes over, explosions.
02:21:27 Landing craft through rough water; turning large guns or torpedo launchers on ship; anti-aircraft guns turned; firing guns & watching. Sailors looking at souvenir knives. 40 mm ship guns. Ship firing at dusk.
02:23:24 Large guns fired by camera ship. Explosions & much smoke from shore. Planes over. Heavy smoke. Ship burning.
02:24:34 Troops into LCM by nets. Landing crafts in water & at shore w/ soldiers off in deep water.
Normandy; D-Day landing; 06Jun44; 1944; Navy; WW2;