General Eisenhower reviews US soldiers in England, 1943. Eisenhower reviews formations and calisthetics of US soldiers.
Shots of the various location in Los Angeles of movie production studios. Includes footage on streets of Los Angeles and on the Hollywood Hills
Footage of Bombers taking off Aircraft carriers in preparation for the Doolittle Raid on Japan. April 1942. Close up of Admiral Halsey Footage is in color
US Army Air Force bombing missions on various locations in France. Medium and heavy bombers take off. Excellent footage from air of bombing formations, bombs dropping, and explosions on the ground.
British soldiers get on jeep; Eisenhower arrives at airfield via plane; Eisenhower meets with British officers and RAF airmen inspects planes
Liberated town of Vannes - wreckage in town, military convoy moving through town; travel shot through ruined streets, civilians waving, man carrying Hitler head in effigy, refugees returning to the town
Normandy Beach: Footage of delivering supplies to the beaches after D-Day; Includes footage of Omaha beach after D-Day; US colonel talking with Naval officer on beach; German POWs on ships
Color footage of Naval activity off of Omaha Beach after the D-Day invasion; Delivering supplies to the beaches and life aboard these ships. Shows destroyed ships
Footage of US soldiers loading into landing craft, landing at Omaha beach scenes; Naval activity on the English Channel; transporting wounded onto ship
Film depicting the damage at the Harbor in Cherbourg; US soldiers begin cleaning up the destroyed Harbor
Normandy, Airborne invasion; Edited film about the activities of the Paratroopers. Paratroopers board planes and jump during practice exercises. Footag of Frank Lillyman making practice jump in England.
German Newsreel Footage, 1944; German newspapers announcing the Invasion of France. Allied bombers target northern coast.German guns and submarines fire on Allied navy on ENglish Channel. Camouflaged German tanks advance through French villages
SOUND German Footage, 1944; German troops in Caen; American POWs; bombing of Hamburg; German activity in Normandy
SOUND German Footage, 1944; antiaircraft fire on Allied planes near Caen; French civilians flee the city. Allied paratroopers are captured near destroyed equipment. German soldiers use artillery in Bayeux
Allied Assault on Elba, British forces in Tilly-Sur-Seulles, footage of civilians in Montebourg; shows bombing German positions at Caen - and some scenes at Cherbourg