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[America Goes Over] (ca 1918) Pt. 1 of ?

Especially released by th War Department to the Eastman Kodak Company for The Second A.E.F.

03:02:28 Captured footage of sinking of several Allied freighters by German submarine. Large gun on deck of U-Boat.

03:03:27 Wilson signing paper in office

03:04:25 Returning from soldiers w/ prisoners thru mud of No-Man s Land . Flame throwers and dark black smoke. British cavalry advance and nearby explosion seen from distance. Dead horses on road & others rearing. French soldiers past camera in grain field. Firing artillery.

03:06:52 Italian troops up mountain snow, firing machine guns from rock cliffs.

03:07:22 American carpenters building barracks on USA bases. Men building large artillery in munitions industry. Turning gun barrels. Hog Island Shipyard in Philadelphia from water. Launching ship away from camera & laying new keel in place immediately.

03:09:50 Sec. of War Newton D. Baker draws first draft number.

03:10:26 Teddy Roosevelt watching parade of men up NYC s Fifth Avenue in straw hats.

Continued...

Pre-WWI; USA Army;

[America Goes Over] (ca 1918) Pt. 3 of ?

Has later cartoon titles

Many dead bodies in trenches & crater. Gen Pershing w/ French General on road.

US troops marching both sides of camera in huge formation; aerials of men marching onto shiop at dock & waving from ship up to camera. Black troops dancing on shipboard.

03:22:22 Troop transports escorted by Navy ships & lookouts. Good shots of stormy sea & lifeboat drill on troop ship. Destroyer firing front deck gun at U-Boat; Y-gun throwing depth charges for camera. Explosions beneath surface. Dense black smoke screen being laid over convoy. Camouflaged ship & blimp.

03:24:20 Off ship down gangway, soldier w/ dog in rucksack. Large number of troops marching to railroad boxcars & leaving station platform. Women dipping soup or coffee from large bucket. Man shaving while riding on flatcar.

03:25:40 Shelling of Cantigny w/ large artillery under camouflage netting. Firing from among trees. Destruction of woods, village. Pile of dead bodies.

03:26:41 Trucks of Americans thru French village. Houses of Chateau Thierry under fire. Destroyed houses. Belleau Wood captured by Allies. Treating wounded in trenches. Taking information from German prisoners, some wounded; pose for camera.

03:28:07 Line of ships bringing troops from USA. Camouflaged ships w/ troops waving. Map showing Germans pushed back on 18Jul18. Large tank, and troops advancing from trenches (dark and foggy. Silhouetted. Continued...

WWI Fighting; Battles; Great War;

After Launching

copyright 10Mar1898

Edison

Yacht Unadila with name and US flag on stern sails by , passengers visible on deck. Small boat behind it.

Pt. 1 of 2 Deals with social change - labour laws from 1900 thru WWI and 1920s.

4Mar1913 - Military parade on wide Pennsylvania avenue, high angle, people on roofs watch.

09:06:55 President Taft in office signs document, CU of pen on paper. Early NYC traffic scenes - some horse drawn; pedestrians, crowded streets w/ hansom cabs, buses.

09:07:25 Main title: Challenge Of Change

09:07:56 Montage labor, women winding coils; men w/ molten metal. Recent coal mining. Turn of century women at time clock. POV Westinghouse floor from crane. Immigrants off Ellis Island boat w/ luggage. Statue of Liberty. Brief montage, working conditions. POV past street vendors, carts.

09:08:35 MCU Samuel Gompers. Drawing - soldiers shooting crowd, labor violence, social upheaval. CU sign: Department of Labor.

09:08;58 Staged: Man takes books out of horse-drawn carriage into offices, men at desks.

09:09:20 Photo: Archduke Ferdinand w/ wife, spinning newspaper w/ assassination headline. Large artillery firing. Headline Lusitania sunk by sub , Wilson & headline US declares War! . Troops in front of Capitol & headline Yanks are coming! .

09:09:39 Battle scenes. Soldiers out of trenches, over the top, explosions, planes, tanks.

09:09:56 Men in office. Women textile & other factory workers; trade union parade, crowds celebrate WWI armistice, sailors dancing, flag waving, troop ship returning, soldiers off.

09:10:52 Man at job interview. Montage: cotton-picking. sewing factory, steel mill. 1920s baseball w/ Babe Ruth running, wing walker on Avery bi-plane, Black jazz musicians, Charleston dancers, city neon lights, flagpole sitter, sewing factory, night club & tuxedos, dance marathon. Gangsters car headlights, gun firing. 09:11:39 Lindbergh (?) into plane, takes off. Tickertape parade, CU Lindbergh at microphone.

09:11:53 Wall Street stock exchange. CU money counted by bank cashier. Union Riots. Stills child labor.

09:12:22 Automobile assembly, production lines. Cars out of factory. Babe Ruth to home plate. 1930s women at adding machines, male supervisor. Board room meeting. Garment factory, sewing. CU men at metal working machines.

09:13:14 Stock exchange scenes.

09:13:24 Biplane stunt flying into plywood wall. Depression soup kitchen on street. Staged: banks closed, lines waiting. Deserted industrial areas.

09:14:03 POV thru ghetto street market; breadline, old woman served. Poor kids skip rope. President Roosevelt inauguration w/ sd. Poor family eating outside with 9 children. Continued....

Poverty; Industrialisation; Depression; Economics; Workers; American Labor History;

NOTE: Brief shots useful for montages.

WWI - British War Reviews - Palestine & Naval

Camel train; Turkish POWs rounded up; Gen. Allenby; British troops march into Jerusalem with Turks. British gunboat on the Tigris bombards the Turks; British troops make structure out of sandbags; battleships at anchor; bulldog sticks its head out of cannon s mouth - looks like it s smoking a cigarette. Moosehead presented to the officers by Canadian government. Crew poses - men hold bulldog inches away from cat. King George V with Adms. Beatty and Sturdee; ships at sea.

King George and Queen Mary compliment the survivors of the Zeebrugge Raid; King George rewards officers of the Coastal Patrol and Blue Jackets of the British Cross

Transport ship crosses Channel under protection of Warships and aircraft. German U-boat and battleship [actual German surrender at Zeebrugge?].

[WWI - Aviation; Artillery Shells; Cavalry; London Homefront; Bulgaria; Cartoon; Newsreels]

Title: Command of the Air - A French Aerodrome Near Verdun.

18:24:31 French biplanes & military looking at them. Large plane; soldiers move small planes into canvas hanger. MCU plane w/ machine gun.

18:25:24 Gaumont Graphic No. 527 Title: Near East Campaign. Large shells in rail carts by harbor w/ ships. Title: French Troops Taking Up New Positions. French troops w/ packs along dug-in huts w/ stone fronts.

18:26:47 Gaumont Graphic No 447 Title: Troops of France - Regiment of Cavalry in New Uniforms. Riding thru city.

18:27:22 Gaumont Graphic No 437 Title Our New Ally - Great Demonstration...to welcome Italy s Declaration. Overhead of crowd in London streets, marching groups thru waving Italian flags. GOOD.

18:28:46 Gaumont Graphic No 447 Title: Whither Away? A Draft of the artillery company leaving London. Outside train station, marching into, waving goodbye to & from train passing.

18:29:12 Gaumont Graphic No. 482 Title: Under Russian Guns - Varna-Bulgaria s Black Sea Port Which Is Being Shelled By...Ships. Small ships w/ twin stacks tied up from several angles. High angle of breakwater.

18:29:44 Gaumont Graphic No. 482 Title: All In The Days Work. Digging trenches (GOOD). Troops march along road (brief).

18:30:24 Gaumont Graphic No. 485 Title: During The Battle - Wounded Pass to The Base Where They Receive First Aid. Walking along road; resting alongside eating.

18:31:07 Gaumont Graphic No. 427 Title: Studdy s War Cartoon - His Winning Ways. MCU Cartoon being drawn of U-boat punching Miss Tanker & others: I m great at knocking down girls .

18:32:12 Title: War In The Trenches - Hand Grenades & Bombs... Five kinds of custom-made hand grenades and bombs demonstrated. Man throws, explodes. Men throw & they explode, like Molotov cocktails.

18:33:05 Gaumont Graphic No. 436 Title: Launch of American Battleship - USS Maumee at....yard.

Woman break champagne, holds flowers & waves as ship slides down ways.

18:33:45 Gaumont Graphic No. 436 Title: Asphyxiating Gasses - The Allenbury Patent To Protect Our Troops From Poison. Men w/ rifles behind large logs; gas blows in & troops pull down masks from bill of cap. Get up & run. CU man showing mask w/ elastic.

WWI Aviation; Navy; Propaganda Cartoon;

NOTE: USS Maumee was first US naval ship to be powered by diesel engines. Launched 17Apr15, Mare Island, California by Miss Janet Crose.

[WWI - USA]

Tirpitz out of car.

Anti-inflation protest in NYC - families - mothers with babies in prams with sign We want bread .

Box-cars in Western train terminals stalled by U-boat campaign before being rushed East.

Gov. Whitman of New York. Liners stalled at New York pier. Suspected German spy arrested.

Sara Bernhardt down gangplank of SS Espagne returning from visit to French Front - Bernhardt in car holding American flag.

20:13:42 Miners strike - miners with guns and boarding train. Colonel House.

20:14:45 Princeton, N.J. - Wilson votes in 1916 election; Charles Evans Hughes after voting in 1916.

20:15:22 New London, Conn - Deutschland leaves US to return to Germany.

20:16:22 US ship Manchuria being armed. Passenger ship past Statue of Liberty. Bryan speaking. Wilson talks to crowd. 20:18:14 SS Adriatic arriving from U-boat zone - actress Vernon Castle on board posing with small monkey. 1916, Wilson in Princeton to vote - arrives by train, speech, digs ground. 20:19:51 French trawler patrolling North Sea and inspecting ships. Firing gun. Nurse treating patients in hospital ward. Nurse sitting on bench outdoors with patient.

WWI - Deutscher U-Boot auf Kaperfahrt 1914-1918

Partly or wholly staged documentary of Ger. sub / U-boat cruise during World War I,

Submarine loads up on torpedoes and supplies and crew comes aboard, sub puts out to sea waved off by German sailors. German fleet in harbour. U-boat on surface, men in lookout tower. Three masted ship hit by submarine - men rescued and taken to sub before ship sinks. U-boat underway, brief shot interior engine room. U-boat submerges. Interior man looking through periscope. Torpedo into tube. Steamship underway. Torpedo launched. Ship sinking. Ship firing guns, depth charge? Sub underway. Surface launch torpedo tube. Ship sinking.

15:09:39 British Q-boat - submarine submerges. Ship sinking. Ships log. Sub at sea.

Deutsches U-Boot auf Kaperfahrt

Partly or wholly staged documentary of German submarine / U-boat cruise during World War One.

Sub loads up on torpedoes & supplies, crew comes aboard, sub puts out to sea waved off by German sailors. German fleet in harbour. U-boat on surface, men in lookout tower. Three-masted ship hit by submarine - men rescued & taken to sub before ship sinks. U-boat underway, brief shot interior engine room. U-boat submerges. Interior man looking through periscope. Torpedo into tube. Steamship underway. Torpedo launched. Ship sinking. Ship firing guns, depth charge? Sub underway. Surface launch torpedo tube. Ship sinking.

15:09:38 British Q-boat - hatch on deck opens to reveal concealed gun, sailors hurriedly aim - submarine submerges - ship sinking. CU ship s log. Sub at sea.

WWI

WWI - US Navy Transport In The War

Pan transport ship at pier; troops board at Hoboken. Leviathan (formerly Vaterland) leaves NY harbor; Convoy at sea; kitchen on board and Inspection of Galley; Chow aboard troop ship; Troops sleep in crowded bunks sick bay; Engine room - stoking boilers; Waves breaking over bow; Bugler blows drill - lifeboat drill; U-boat alarm, guns fire; Ship arriving in French port.

Fighting for the Fatherland R7 part 1

Submarine warfare - sailing ship sinking. U-boat on surface underway,steamship sinking - sub underway. Interior, Captain using periscope - allied ships seen through periscope, u-boat submerges, allied ships firing big guns, torpedo seen just under surface

10:45:31 Lusitania - liner leaving dock, crowds waving, name Lusitania seen on side of ship. Scenes on board Lusitania - deck games (grainy) Re-creation, panic as Lusitania is hit. Heavy seas - wreckage on shores of Ireland. Survivors?

10:47:44 Lemberg - crowds line streets and throw flowers into cars. Religious man speaking to army officer?

10:48:27 Russian revolution - crowds on streets - demonstrations - Tsar s army lay down their weapons. Russian troops walking through town.

Fighting for the Fatherland R7 Part 2

Top shot German and French troops fighting in snow - very high, difficult to see. Wounded german troops in snow helped by medics on skis.

10:52:53 U-boats tied up to dock. Submarine underway on surface. Animated map

10:53:48 Russian prisoners of war (very grainy)

10:54:44 Von Hindenburg? Open top cars with VIPs parade through streets of Lemberg, locals throw flowers into road in celebration.

10:55:30 German troops manning big gun. Exterior gun emplacement as barrel rises. Gun fired.

10:56:18 Title Fighting for the Fatherland - film flipped. Film corrected - long line of troops marching down the road. RV Troops with spiked helmets and wagons down road. Lone man on horse blows bugle and troops wearing soft hats enter compound on horseback.

10:57:41 German cavalry - spiked helmets ride towards camera at speed - some pulling field guns

10:58:05 German officer looking through binoculars / periscope? French troops on hill held by Germans. Snow. Various shots French and German troops advance on each other across snow - gives effect of silhouette black on white. Titles say the most remarkable pictures of actual battle taken during the Great war Film chopped about, sequence actually continues at 03:50:05.

World War One - Two reels

Belgium ? - King Albert & Foch at Mercier funeral. Very large parade through streets for funeral ceremony

10:22:30 Unidentified Industrial conference - Probably Baruch and the War Industries board meeting. Long shots of all individuals - arrivals and departures.

10:26:09 Snowy Washington DC. Men shovelling snow - Capitol in background. Good shot White House in snow - Lincoln Memorial with sleighs - kids on toboggans.

10:26:57 Lord French reviews London volunteers. Troops march past - Lord French on horseback.

10:27:46 Reel 2 Wilhelmshaven bridge, shots from boat as approaching .

10:28:18 Nurse Edith Cavell - coffin carried out and put on gun carriage / caisson. Procession. Mourners

10:29:08 England - Cavell funeral procession - sailors with wreaths - nurses and other services in procession. Coffin on gun carriage. Coffin transferred to ship to be transported to Norfolk.

10:30:37 Alfred von Tirpitz at military ceremony. U-boat U-35 at sea, waves crashing over bows. Surface torpedo tube. Steam Ship hit and sinking. Sailing ship like galleon sinking.

10:32:30 Unknown date - Heligoland fortress. Various shots big guns - dismantling gun emplacements. Sea defences. Top shot island. Man sitting on barrel of gun.



World War One Actions, 1914-1918 [Reel 4]

Staged scenes. Mark 5 Little Willy [?] tank moving across smoky battlefield towards camera; cutaways to soldiers in trench looking worried. Longer shots showing tank approaching trench where soldiers sheltering. Tank crosses trench near men & approaches enemy line; soldiers bring up the rear. Cutaways to German soldiers firing machine gun. CUs tank destroys barbed wire defences. German soldiers hide in trench as tank rolls over it. LS tank moves across battlefield through vars explosions. CUs tank over trench. Troops through trench. INT German machine gun position - soldier shot, tank seen moving approaching, gunner firing at it. Tank destroys gun position.

08:28:35 Top shots troops wading through muddy terrain w/ equipment & mules. Battlefield scenes - soldier crawling through mud - troops charging enemy lines w/ bayonets.

08:30:10 British Q-Boats battling German submarines at sea - staged scenes on bridge firing heavy gun - U-Boat on fire & sinking in distance. Sailing boat sinking; debris floating on surface seen from submarine deck. Supply boat? pulls up alongside submarine; troops & equipment transfer onto ship; submarine moves away. Steamship at sea. Crewman sights U-Boat through binoculars; CUs torpedos launched below surface of water; Black crewman smoking pipe sees approaching torpedo from bridge. INT German Captain at U-Boat periscope. Sub just visible moving through water. Supply ship in flames. PoV from submarine conning tower. Warning flag raised on German sub; passengers of supply ship run from decks.

WWI. Military Hardware - MkV Tank. Naval Battles. 1910s.

The War to End All Wars (195?) Pt. 3 of 4

Continued from LN 400-290. Narrator Quentin Reynolds to camera re WWI, war at sea.

Germans sink merchant shipping en route to England.

19:01:43 Surface torpedos launched from British ship. Good explosions.

19:01:59 German submarine diving, int. U-boat, torpedo loaded, periscope, firing on shipping. Ship sinking. New York Times newspaper headlines of sinking of Lusitania. Lusitania leaves NYC.

19:02:55 Capitol, President Wilson in office.

19:03:08 Q-boats at sea, German sub spotted, gun uncovered & fired at sub. British fleet at sea. German fleet, ships underway. Ships en route for Jutland. Good battle scenes, ships firing, torpedoes launched, explosions. Ships sinking. German ships, some damaged. (May NOT be Battle of Jutland).

19:06:53 King George V boards naval ship, sailors march past.

19:07:01 Quentin Reynolds speaks to camera.

19:07:09 Sea battles in Mediterranean. Italian navy firing on coastal towns of Austria. Small Italian gunboat or motor torpedo boat at speed after Austrian battleship Saint Stephen, 10Jun18. Battleship hit by two torpedos, Crew on deck of sinking battleship & jumping as ship capsizes.

19:09:17 Reynolds on Russian Revolution.

19:09:27 France, Paris, Arc de Triomphe & Eiffel Tower, street scenes 1930s?

19:09:45 Russian troops on troop train w/ armored cars, snowy. Montage Russian troops in various situations, wounded. Tsar Nicholas inspecting Cossack troops. Cossack charge during 1905? revolution. Peasants armed with sticks fight with Tsarist troops (some stage).

19:11:04 1917 Russian troops, peasants, famine. Striking workers meeting. Petrograd, riots. Czar w/ wife and family. Uprising, crowds with banners, Moscow.

19:12:28 Reynolds & Eugene Lyons of Readers Digest discuss revolution. Lyons speaks re Kerensky. Shots Kerensky, crowds & troops on street. Continued...

WWI Compilation;

MFG Torpedoes WWI

Lieut. Henry Reuterdahl on ladder paints signboard re Navy s Liberty Bond score outside Navy buildings in Washington. Crowd outside Wall Street Stock Exchange. Your subscription will help sink the U-boat painted on sign.

War ship on ocean, cannon and sailors on deck. Row of mines, buoy with San Francisco on it. Soldier paints Hell raiser on mine. Mines brought aboard war ship, then on trolleys.

Mine warehouse, crane loads them on boats. Inside plant manufacturing. Firing from artillery. Submarines leaving dock. Guns demonstrated on ships in harbor. Guns demonstrated. Captain & ?? on bridge of ship.

WWI News Excerpts

"Armistice": Pan group of US soldiers - last day - Receive pay and say goodbye - De-mob

Pan across plaza with palm trees in Nice - US troops walking - soldiers outside YMCA. Open air band & dancing soldier (like early breakdancing). Troops visit ruins.

Crowds on street outside Victoria Cafe. Berlin - returning German soldiers. Girl & soldiers singing; Crowds - German horsemen through crowd lined street

U-boats - divided among Allies - Pan along submarines moored against large ship. U-91. Cheering sailors Allied ships. Film deterioration. 04:30:00 - 04:30:38.

Shots from ship as entering harbour. German flag flying - changes to British. Rows of German subs.

Fort of Sedul-Bahr which was shattered by British long range guns. Shots from ship of ruins of fort. From land of naval ships at anchor. Big guns pointing out to sea

General D Esperey and staff land at Constantinople to complete the plans of occupation.

Goeben in Allied hands. Germany s famous warship at anchor.

Crowds cheering - flags waved. Smiling sailors. LS - VIPs on balcony

American Red Cross in Trieste; Supplies unloaded at docks. Soup kitchen, men queue. Officers out of building, given flowers, into open top car. Crowds celebrate.

Alsace-Lorraine Free - French troops parade down crowd lined street. Group of children in traditional dress - Locals Destroy statue of horse / Kaiser?

French & German soldiers look at one another following Armistice. French troops parade down road.

Die Deutsche Wochenschau [No.???] R2 of 2

No title. U-Boat at sea in North Atlantic, lookouts w/ binoculars. Captain climbs onto tower, ships on horizon. CU w/ binoculars.

03:51:27 German Kriegsmarine officers inc. Admiral Doenitz at HQ receive telegraph message & consult map. Radio operators w/ headsets telegraph orders back to submarine. INT submariners receive message; in engine room; U-boats at sea on surface, waves over deck; under attack - Alarm! Battle stations all crew - plates slide off table in mess room. Cutaways to animation of U-Boat locations in relation to enemy fleet. 03:53:36 Crew silent. CUs. Explosion heard, water leaks into hold - CU gauges. Sailors on deck w/ binoculars. Submarines through rough seas. Animation of subs around ships.

03:55:20 Ships on horizon, CU controls. Sub dives; view thru periscope of enemy ships; animation shows torpedo targets; ships scatter; torpedos loaded & fired.

03:58:14 Night shots guns fired from resurfaced U-Boat - burning ships on horizon. [NB Some dramatic staged scenes] End.

WWII - Germany; Naval Battles; North Sea Convoys Attacked; Propaganda;

[London Blitz Aftermath, September 1940]

Young girls helps father re-hang front door; sits outside house w/ mother peeling potatoes. Mother & children out of air raid shelter in garden. Civilians survey destruction after bombing raid - piles of rubble - Londoners drinking tea around outdoor stove, give thumbs up - Blitz spirit . New homes w/ bomb damage. Boy wearing tin helmet strokes cat among rubble. Bomb-damaged house, pan to small Union Jacks pinned to tree trunk.

23:14:37 CU car wedged between house & garden wall - thrown by bomb blast? - seen from vars angles - neighbours inspect damage. Dangerous building pulled down. Air raid warden carries small girl from ruined house. Some earlier shots repeated.

23:15:51 British warship in dock - smiling kids wearing sailors hats after surviving U-boat attack on the evacuation ship Benares. More shots bomb-damaged houses.

WWII. British Home Front.

On The War Front: England

Clear-up operation in London after bombing raid - rubbled houses - unsafe building pulled down air-raid warden carries child from rubble - woman w/ kitten among debris. Londoners drinking tea in street - smile & give thumbs up - blitz spirit . Car lodged in front garden of house - thrown by bomb blast. British warship in dock - smiling kids wearing sailor s hats after surviving U-boat attack on the Benares. Wounded man loaded into truck on stretcher. Sailors carry kids on back. Fleet of warships at sea & in dock; Churchill along quay w/ military aides; sailor s giving thumbs up. Side shot Churchill tipping hat & giving thumbs up to departing ship. Very good iconic shots.

WWII. Home Front. The Blitz.

Churchill s Island - Reel 2

German naval school - animated map showing Nazi plan to blockade Britain. AVs ships at sea - German Fokker bombers targeting supply convoy. German U-boats off coast of Ireland. Interior german submarine. Subs diving - periscope shots of convoy - torpedo launched - ship explodes. Ship sinking. Subs surfacing and making way, these shots over German song re sailing against England. German sub on surface firing at merchant ship - ship sinking.

02:41:30 USA - shipyard - ship down slipway. Canada - launching of Corvettes. British ships fire depth charges - explosions in water. On board ship - crew. Convoys into harbour.

02:42:41 German officers study map - looking at surveillance film. Shot from German plane flying along British coast. German Torpedo boat at speed. German paratroops training. Aircraft over - mass of parachutes. Animated map detailing British defences.

02:44:18 Sunderland flying boats on reconnaisance mission. Sailors in North Sea signalling - naval patrol. Mine-laying. Booms - steel nets across harbor. Brief shots British seaside town with pier. British troops training in sand dunes. Coastal guns firing.

02:45:49 Home guard on patrol in field - church spire - tank traps - policeman stops couple and asks for identification. Car stopped at road block. Montage shots British military vehicles ready to rush to area threatened with invasion. Fighter aircraft patrol the skies. Mobilisation - getting uniforms - marching. Troopship arriving from Canada and elsewhere. Winston Churchill gives thumbs up to approaching ship. Home guard patrol near barbed wire - man anti-aircraft guns. RAF - planes on field with crews. Churchill inspects army. Montage British people - homefront. Ships in convoy. Good shot Tower Bridge and Tower of London as Union Jack raised. British coastal gum - barrel raised with soldier standing in silhouette.

WWII

[German & Other Submarine Operations] U-boats

Submarines; navy men; mouse in hand. Bearded submen, various nations. German sub w/ swastika into concrete subway pen. Congratulating men. View of sub pens from water, sub in & docking.

German Submarine In Action, North Atlantic

MCU pump being operated in German U-Boat as water pours in. MS valve being turned in engine room. MCU Submarine surfacing, navigator and captain coming out of conning tower. MCU crew members in conning tower with ice formed on their foul weather clothing. MS pan German sub, ice formed on its docks and guns. MS German fleet unit on patrol. MS German battleships under way; German planes overhead. MS German heavy cruiser. MCU German sailors manning battle stations. German fleet unit holding firing practice. MCU German gun crew operating 3" gun. MCU German automatic weapon being fired. MCU Range finder operator. MS Allied planes flying through heavy anti-aircraft fire. LS Allied plane shot down hitting water. MS bow of German war ship taking green water over bow. MS German heavy cruisers in formation towards camera.

WWII. Naval / Sea Battles.

The Fight For Liberty: The Second Year Of The War Pt 3 of 4

Troops along Suez (?) w/ fires burning on opposite side. Surrender flag on 06Feb at Bengazi. Thousands of Italian prisoners sitting. Trucks of ammunition unload in the desert; fighting against Italy at Ethiopia & other North African locations. Haile Selassie returns to Addis Ababa & raising flag.

10:26:35 German vehicles across floating bridges, planes taking off from mountain fields. View of Nazi planes dropping bombs in Balkan Campaign. German tanks moving ahead in desert situation. Across North Africa.

10:27:43 Canadian war industries & heavy machinery. Men & women building planes. Plane out of hanger. Small troop carriers out of factory; ships built & launched; tanks out of factory. 25 lb. field gun. MacKenzie King meets FDR at Hyde Park. Large ships launched. Large planes taking off from factory.

10:30:00 FDR speaking to Congress (MOS) about aid to British Commonwealth. American bombers delivered to Britain. Crated planes trucked to ships. Shells in crates. Planes & tanks loaded onto freighters. Canadian freight trains carrying grain for shipment to Britain. Ingots loaded on shipboard. Canadian sailors, ships w/ planes on decks. Good convoy shot.

10:32:46 Bismarck launched. Hitler present. Submarines launched. Smaller faster ships thru heavy seas, many U-boats. Convoys on Atlantic. German ships firing & sinking ship. Sailors watch. Incomplete. Concluded on LN 400-465

WWII Allied Alliances; Battles; Canadian Homefront; American Homefront;

[Captured German Submarine Put Through Manoeuvres]

Air to sea shots of captured German submarine crash diving. MCU submarine surfacing towards camera. Submarine crash diving & surfacing seen from vars angles. Good close aerial shot tracking round submarine as it moves through water causing large ripples in surface. Men on conning tower as submarine pulls alongside ship - Royal Navy HMS Graph ?

WWII. U-Boats. German Navy.

Die Deutsche Wochenschau [No.615 Jun42 Reel 1]

Titles.

03:24:45 Sultan of Morocco & party arrive in Madrid - off train, greeted by Ramon Serrano Suner. Fascist salutes in crowd - Sultan salutes Spanish flag. Motorcade thru streets w/ cavalry escort.

03:25:26 Nazi VIPs at 70th birthday of Reichminister for Mail, Dr. Ohnesorge. Inc. Schaub, Rosenberg, Field Marshal Milch, Himmler, Dietrich.

03:26:22 Funeral of Reinhard Heydrich, Prague, Czechoslovakia. Mourners file thru courtyard of Hradschin past coffin, give Nazi salutes inc. little girls. Some lay flowers - top shot huge queue of mourners line street - men in local dress give Nazi salute. Top shots funeral procession thru streets of city; across bridge w/ coffin on gun carriage, civilians line streets.

03:28:30 Berlin - INT Reichschancellory. Heydrich s coffin lying in state w/ full ceremonial pomp: SS banners, flaming torches, guards, crowd giving Nazi salute as Hitler arrives & greets Nazis including Goering & Heydrich s young sons. Himmler to podium for speech. Hitler lays wreath w/ monogrammed ribbon - Heydrich s son gives Nazi salute, Hitler pats him on cheek. Coffin carried out of Reichschancellory in procession thru streets of Berlin. CU coffin on gun carriage moves L-R, Brandenburg Gate in BG.

03:31:39 Capitan Kremer s U-Boat arrives at dock after successful mission; damage - submariners greeted by Nazi officers w/ beer & sweets.

03:32:28 Africa - Nazi officer Galland in white jacket. Signpost: Damenbad - Zu den Ortsteilen - Heineckendorf 1km; & Juden Ortsteten. Nazi officers into tent marked Stern von Libyen. Luftwaffe fighter plane flies low, returning from front & taxis on desert runway. Pilot out of cockpit, carried on shoulders of ground crew. CU Nazi swastika on tailfin. Rommel decorated w/ sash by Italian officer Bastico.

WWII: Assassinated Nazis; North Africa Campaign; U-Boats;

Die Deutsche Wochenschau [No.601 Mar42 Reel 1]

Lazarett in Salzkammergut, Austria Wounded soldiers play game, curling, in snow, woman brings enormous glass stein w/ hot drink, pass around. Troops having snowball fight.

05:03:16 Women work on farm, one has Nazi armband.

05:03:39 Area of Paris, France in ruins after British bombing raid, collapsed buildings & firefighting. Civilians survey devastation & salvage possessions. Tall building left standing in precarious state. CU sign Hopital Ambroise Pare, 82 Rue de St. Cloud; INT badly damaged hospital ward, rubble on beds etc.

05:06:36 Kriegsmarine troops rush to coastal positions, Alarm! Heavy gun fired from bunker fortifications, France? Submarine construction scenes, welding; G143 & G 143 seen on conning towers. Parts manufactured on production line - huge diesel engines. Crane lifting enormous crankshaft. U-boat launch; Captain addresses crew; Nazi Kriegsmarine flag raised; sub ploughs thru icy sea; submarine pulls alongside dock; captain greets officers & crew of various nationalities(?). Very GOOD sequence.

05:10:29 Harbor at German Baltic Sea coast: troops bound for Eastern Front, soldiers of Netherlands Legion queue for hot food, eating, supplies loaded at docks - ships leave dock led by icebreaker. Cont d...

WWII; Western Front; German Home Front; Heavy Machine Industry; Military Buildup; Occupied France;

Saboteurs - FBI shows evidence against U-Boat Spies

Hole in sand dunes on beach, agents remove boxes.

20:14:05 Int. agent in lab coat holding & showing shovel & other tagged evidence.

20:14:27 Hoover at desk speaks re Nazi saboteurs & espionage (poor quality, raspy).

WWII Espionage; Spying; 1942; 1940s;

Big Flood In Havana Causes Heavy Damage

10:21:54 People waist deep in water in city streets; busses & cars. Kids playing, swimming in streets. Men diving.

10:22:30 Title: Survivors of Ship Sunk By U-Boat Reach N.Y.

10:22:35 Men pose at microphone after Atlantic rescued from Norness, first ship torpedoed. MCU Capt. Harold Hansen.

10:22:52 Title: Pacific Coast.

10:22:54 Torpedoed ship being towed to shore by tugs; freight schooner loaded w/ lumber low in water off California.

10:23:25 Tanker survivors on shore after rescue on Pacific coast on docks.

10:23:35 Injured man in hospital speaks, SOF: I was on deck when the submarine surfaced, my arm was broken when they shot away the lifeboat. If we had had a gun we would have blasted them out of the water.

1942; WWII Shipping Attacked; WW2 USA Homefront; Severe Weather;

Army Helicopters To Hunt U-boats From Ship Decks

Helicopter lands on tanker and takes off; surveys surroundings for U-boats.

German Submarine sinks Allied Ship in North Atlantic

U-boat underway on surface in heavy seas. Battle stations - interiot battening down hatches. Exterior periscope breaks through surface of water. Interior German naval officer looking through periscope. Identifying enemy ship from book. Torpedo launched, shots of crew listening. Enemy ship passing over sub, crew listening as depth charges dropped, lights go off - checking for damage. Officer at periscope. Sub surfaces, brief shot ship sinking.

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Die Deutsche Wochenschau [#674 Aug43]

Harvesting rape for rape oil - farm workers w/ threshing machine. Hitler Youth pick peas on farm. Flemish & Norwegian girls help feed animals etc. - walk thru farm arm-in-arm looking happy. Kids at Hitler Youth camp by Baltic Sea [Wartegau ?] - outdoor craft tables & eating lunch - boy gives nurse Nazi salute after having check-up to see if he gained weight - gymnastic display - good shots hordes of Hitler Youth in bathing suits run across beach into sea & towards camera.

01:24:15 Hitler & von Ribbentrop walk thru grounds of Wolf s Lair / Wolfsschanze - Alsatian dog Blondi seen. Various shots other Generals arrive for conference & greet one another inc. Keitel, Oshima from Japan, Dietrich, Jodl, Milch, Doenitz, Goering w/ Speer. Hitler w/ Goebbels.

01:25:41 Supplies loaded onto supply U-Boat / U-Tanker at docks. U-Tanker at sea - alarm raised - good PoV shot facing conning tower as submarine goes under water to hide from British scout sub - INT engine room - LS sub diving at sharp angle. U-Boat surfaces - crew relax on deck - catch shark - lookouts w/ binoculars - bread cooked in galley - supplies passed along ropes to sub from ship - torpedo floated across & loaded into gun - doctor into small boat to examine troops - fuelling pipes - damage repaired - crews wave to each other.

01:31:04 Map of Eastern Front around Leningrad. Displacement of soldiers - good shots heavy bombardment across Lake Ladoga during Siege of Leningrad [no snow]. Scout soldier.

[Ends abruptly - incomplete.]

WWII; German Navy; Naval Preparations;

Action Stations [Part 1 of 6]

National Film Board of Canada / Dir. Joris Ivens [Titles & start missing.]

Documentary following Royal Canadian Navy efforts to protect convoys of supply ships from attack by German U-boats in the Atlantic during WWII. Crewmen running to man their stations on ship; heavy guns aimed; German submarine glimpsed below surface. U-boat torpedoes supply ship; ship sinking; sub comes to surface. Fast-manouvering Navy corvette chasing U-boats - explosions. Sequence showing fighting in Europe - VO re importance of armaments & tanks etc. reaching destination.

19:46:22 Convoy at sea. British [Scottish] troops entertain themselves while waiting to be deployed - singing & playing guitar & accordion; EXT tank rolls past country pub. RAF planes on supply ship; U-boat periscope seen above water; ship torpedoed. RAF Spitfire in desert? Planes in flight over Tibet - Himalayas. Chinese troops in battle.

19:48:08 Watchman on frozen bridge of supply ship heading for Arctic & Murmansk; CU watchman in fur hat; grizzled sailor breaks ice from gun barrel. Snow troops & artillery on Eastern Front - Canadian tanks. Gun camera footage from Nazi planes dive-bombing Allied supply convoy; anti-aircraft fire in return. Survivors of sinking covered in oil hauled aboard ship - hosed down on deck. Plane crashes into sea. Convoys sail on. Canadian naval flag flying.

WWII. Shipping.

Action Stations [Pt 2 of 6]

National Film Board of Canada / Dir. Joris Ivens

Convoy at sea [out of focus]. Captain & senior crew of Canadian naval corvette HMCS Port Arthur introduced - officer w/ headphones for new submarine detecting device. Sailors on deck - vars shots. Gunnery drill - test shots fired - shouts of crewmen heard. Calisthenics & games on deck. Training for evacuation - Abandon ship! - sailors dive into sea - cutaway shots of survivors clinging to rafts in real emergency. High shot ship at sea.

19:54:43 Port scenes - fleet of U-boat hunting corvettes camouflaged - high shot shows fleet camouflaged from above. Diagram superimposed showing growth in Canadian shipbuilding & Navy enlistment. Volunteer Reserves. Diagram shows four times number of subs sunk in 1942 than 1940. Supplies loaded; maintenance work.

19:56:55 Seamen in coffee house talking to women; CU propaganda posters on wall re keeping mum . Supplies loaded onto cargo ship inc. planes, tanks. Troops & nurses board transport ship.

WWII. Shipping.

Action Stations [Pt 3 of 6]

National Film Board of Canada / Dir. Joris Ivens

Good aerial view of large supply fleet after leaving port. INT dialogue scene in meeting of Canadian naval officers & supply ship captains re planning supply route - Admiral Sir Francis Austin introduced as Commodore of mission - All these things are for the safety of the convoy, anybody who breaks them endangers the whole convoy...they may avenge somebody s death but they have no chance of protection...I m all for protection, I hear the escorts are all for revenge [people laugh]. Lt. Horncastle of HMS Witherington introduced - senior escort - says supply ships should keep out of escorts way if they see black pennant raised to signify attack on sub. Meeting adjourned.

20:01:38 Crews at docks on morning of convoy mission. New Corvette HMS Port Arthur inspected by Vice Admiral ?, Chief of Naval Staff - crew at attention - Admiral makes speech on deck - Remember, the U-boat is your prey. Destroy them, or they will destroy us...Good luck to you all and good hunting .

WWII. Shipping.

Action Stations [Pt 4 of 6]

National Film Board of Canada / Dir. Joris Ivens

Ship leaving crowded Canadian port of Halifax. Convoy at sea - escort vessels of vars nationalities - whaler converted to supply ship - liners in separate troop convoy. Catalina flying boat flies over lead ship - aerial views of convoy. Officers on lookout w/ binoculars - weather report. Observation plane launched by catapult from deck. Lookouts swap over - CU lookout w/ cap of destroyer HMCS Assiniboine ? - scanning horizon w/ binoculars.

20:08:00 Whistle blown & traditional call of Up Spirit! as grog rations served - sailors drinking grog. Gales in North Atlantic - convoy in heavy seas, waves crashing, crew in wet-weather gear.

20:09:51 Crew quarters - playing cards, sailor in hammock - CU tattoo/drawing on sailor s arm of panther mauling U-boat.

WWII. Shipping.

[Outtakes: Action in the North Atlantic] R1

Extract from US feature film starring Humphrey Bogart. German & English dialogue w/ usual Hollywood-style thriller score.

01:27:53 INT Engine room of ship - huge turbines turning. Underwater shot propeller of submarine turning. German submarine exteriors & interiors. German radio operator sounds alarm - Captain listens through headphones. Underwater shots U-boat making way. Above water, moody shots - foggy night - sailor on watch.

01:29:20 Underwater, sub on the move. Periscope thru water. INT sub as Captain looking through periscope lines up attack on US merchant ship. Countdown to torpedo launch. Torpedo away - through water & hits merchant ship broadside [model shots]. Interior ship s galley, crew in panic - water floods in - flames - radio operator sends SOS message. Captain clearing lower levels of ship - crew member wants to go back I gotta get my teeth! General alarm sounded on merchant ship. More torpedoes launched from sub. Ship on fire - good shots as evacuating.

01:32:24 Sub to surface. Germans on turret watch ship on fire. Flames on water. Crew on submarine fire heavy gun to finish off ship. Crew of merchant ship in lifeboats mock Germans. Germans point spotlight at lifeboat, crewman filming w/ 16mm cine movie camera - Take your pictures, you murdering pirates! . Sub rams lifeboat - propeller spits out debris - crew left swimming in sea.

[NB Beware using close-ups on actors, especially Bogart in final scene.]

WWII FICTION. War Films. Action Sequences. Torpedoing;

News Parade of The Year 1943

Castle Films Presents

06:03:59 Title: Battling The U-boats! Convoy. German film from submarine around ships, periscope thru water, view of torpedo fired, tanker hit. Captain on bridge w/ binoculars, U-boat surfacing, firing deck gun. View on ship in storm. Sub sinking tanker set afire. Allied ships firing depth charges & explosions. Submarine crew rescued as U-boat sinks.

06:05:35 Title: Tragedy At Toulon. French ships sunk, burning at dock. Ships: Strasbourg, Vautour name plates seen, another. Normandie liner underway; burning at dock & on side. Refloated in time-lapse & towed by many tugboats.

06:06:54 Title: MacArthur s Smashing Offensive Aerial shot of fighter plane; strafing Jap freighter. Mac w/ four stars on leather jacket in MCU. Airmen board C-47, parachuting out; parachutes descending. Troops wading jungle water; on beach fighting. Fighter strafing jungle, CU of machine gunner firing over Japanese airfield. Men w/ spears past burning huts. Surrendering Japanese soldiers

06:09:23 Stilwell inspecting Burma troops; troops wade river, w/ raft & artillery. Fighting in jungle; wounded. Stilwell looking up.

06:10:07 Title: Argentina Revolts - army overthrows pro-Nazi government. People tip over buses & set afire, riot in square outside govt. buildings.

06:10:46 Title: Allies on the March Roosevelt reviewing troops; w/ Churchill at Casablanca Conference. Military conference w/ British. Tripoli, tanks advance; Germans surrender to Montgomery. Sicily falls to Allies. Burning ships, exploding munitions ship. Wreckage on deck of ship & removing wounded or dead. Advancing thru Italy, fighting. Artillery, tanks, GIs on road, thru city. Marching Japanese-Americans, 442nd. Firing mortars, burning oil.

06:13:5? US & British bomb Germany, planes low over English Channel; bomber shadow on ground. bombs dropping, smoking rising from low-level bombing. USSR drives Germany out of Ukraine. Fighting, rockets launched,machine guns, Germans killed. Burning tank.

03;16:0? Soviets seal fate of Germans in Crimea. Capture POWs; Sec. Hull in Moscow, off plane w/ Harriman for tri-nation conference. Hand shaking. The End.

WWII;

Die Deutsche Wochenschau [No.714 May44]

Titles.

03:35:16 Good shots Hitler Youth marching & running to work duty w/ shovels; cycling w/ rifles on backs. Shirtless Aryan types dig defence wall on Eastern Front - Reichsarbeitsdienst & worker from the Baltic States, inc. women also digging. Aerial view miles of defences / trenches (GOOD).

03:37:11 Map of Eastern Front showing Baltic States. Camouflaged half-tracks, trucks, gun carriages advance along country road. Artillery firing - heavy guns - SS Panzer division - shoulder-mounted machine gun fired. SS Gruppenfuhrer Gille w/ soldiers. Troops advance w/ shovels. Tanks across field toward town. Heavy bombardment. Burning Soviet tanks examined for survivors; clouds of black smoke; soldiers drink from canteens. Travelling shot from tank moving past wrecked Soviet equipment.

Part 2

03:40:49 Map of Western Front & English Channel. French militia loyal to Nazis - wearing berets & CU arm badge. Civilian prisoners marched w/ hands on heads. SS soldiers search French farmer at gunpoint - farmhouse used as shelter for resistance burnt down by Nazis. CU French voucher/currency circulated by Americans w/ patriotic flag emblem found on another prisoner. German infantry march thru Normandy; rush for cover at roadside as Allied aircraft appear overhead; anti-aircraft guns fired; plane downed - wreckage. German troops cheer comrades passing by on trucks. Field Marshal Kluge consults w/ SS officers. German troops firing on bridge. Tank advance. German soldiers on coast watch Allied battleships offshore from trenches in sand dunes - barbed wire defences seen littering beach.

03:45:11 U-Boat at sea [staged/feature film extract] - lookouts w/ binoculars. INT crewmen in cabin - good sync. sound dialogue scenes as enemy plane sighted, submarine dives, missiles fired. Alarm! - montage crewmen s faces - Captain looks thru periscope - sub resurfaces & crew resume lookout. End.

WWII Occupied France; Fighting; German Cinema;

Now It Can Be Told

Restricted to the men & women of America s war plants who provided the materials needed... Dedicated to the soldiers of the production front.

13:01:56 Aircraft Carrier USS Guadalcanal w/ camouflage paint. Crew lined up on decks. Captain Dan Gallery in mcu.

13:02:37 15May44 AVs Atlantic fleet leave on submarine hunt off West Africa. 5 destroyer escorts: Pillsbury, Chatelain, Pope, Flaherty, & Jenks. Large planes on deck of carrier. Boarding party training is introduced: Chief Photographers Mate Clifford Wirla(?) checking camera. Chief Pharmacist Raymond Jackson in laboratory; Lt. JG Milo Keck; Ensign Middal; Electrician William Stein; Ens. James Griffin; Engineer Waller; Commander Earl Trosino. On board USS Pillsbury Lt. Albert David trains similar party.

13:05:00 04Jun44 Map shows position of ships & submarine contact. Guadalcanal from air. Chatelain underway & launches depth charge. Two F4F Wildcat fighter planes dive on submarine.

13:06:16 Animated map shows planes firing at sub as marker for ships. Destroyer launching depth charges. Crews at battle stations. Damaged U-Boat surfaces in the middle of the task group. Animation shots plane firing on submarine U-505. Ships guns fire on sub. Germans in rubber rafts. Boarding parties into launches. Indistinct shots of boarding party taking over sub.

13:09:12 Pillsbury steams towards sub. Sub has been scuttled but is able to be saved (not seen). Sub is out of control; they attempt to stop engines which causes it to sink so they restart at full speed & sub takes off again. German navy prisoners taken aboard Chatelain. POWs given dry clothing & cigarettes. Pillsbury alongside sub, passes line; sub crashes into destroyer holeing her, she cuts line & pulls away. The sub must be towed to stay afloat; a destroyer can t do it so Guadalcanal moves in to take her in tow.

13:11:56 Captain directs operations; line taken to sub by whale boat. US sailors on deck & conning tower of sub. Sub under tow flies American flag. Guadalcanal heads for Bermuda. Flight operations continue, planes take off & land, en route. Prisoners transferred to Guadalcanal including captain in stretcher. POWs exercised & given salt water shower w/ hose. Towing to be taken over by fleet tug, Abnaki (?). During transfer propellers on sub are freed giving power back to sub enabling tanks to be blown out. Sub seen flying US flag w/ Nazi flag underneath. June 19th U-505 towed into Bermuda harbour.

WWII - Atlantic; Captured Equipment; German Navy;

Death By Air Rains On Axis

Aerials of air bombing Italy.

Bombers fly over English Channel; POV from plane flying over French countryside and towns on way to bomb Abbeville airfield and Rennes s U-boat distributing supply point. Actual bombing seen.

Title Victory for American over image of torch held by Statue of Liberty. Buy War Bonds

German Submarine Scourge Ends As U-boats Give Up

U-boat surrenders off coast of New Jersey after Nazi capitulation. American crew takes over. Captured German submarine crew march on deck carrier.

On The US Defense Front - Navy Blimps Patrol The Atlantic Coast

LTAs in hangar in navy base. Crew climbs aboard. Inside blimp cabin. Underneath blimp. Dirigible s shadow on sea - on lookout for U-boats. Aerial freighter. Giving signals over radio. Aerial destroyer. Good LS blimp over ocean.

World Events: Nazi U-boat In Last Dive

German submarines towed out into Atlantic by British (off Scotland) and sunk by gunfire and dynamite. Explosion

[ETO Activities May45]

AV pan across bombed Berlin skyline. VS ruined Berlin streets inc. burned-out Reichstag and Sports Palace; civilians and military vehicles on streets.

16:40:22 St. Nazaire, France: AV pan across bomb-damaged port; banner across street welcoming Allies ? aux Alliees Vainquer ; VS German submarine pens, MS only U-boat not destroyed in bombing.

16:41:00 Ijmuiden, Holland, 25May45: surrendered German troops board transport boats for home, searched for food and stolen items. Canadian Provo units search German troops returning home by land, remove all items not standard issue; CUs alarm clocks, radio, typewriter. Causeway across Zeider Zee choked by departing Germans w/ horse-drawn carts.

16:41:44 Flensburg near Danish border, acting German government formally dissolved by Allies 23May45, Adm. Doenitz and senior officers arrested and led away w/ hands on head. Doenitz photographed w/ Albert Speer and Gustav Jodl. Bodies of von Friedeburg and Himmler after suicides.

16:42:52 AVs Oslo, Norway; Air Commodore Darrol arrives to accept surrender of German ground forces under Colonel Kaser [?]; Darrol refuses to shake Kaser s hand; German troops await return to Germany. Norwegian civilians crowded into city square cheer arrival of British prior to King Haakon s return.

16:44:01 Nazi puppet premier Vidkun Quisling appears before judge for preliminary trial hearing in Oslo court, 26May45, charged w/ treason, returned to jail.

WWII. Occupation. Liberation. War criminals.

Victory Round-Up

Red Army troops parade at Berlin airfield, reviewed by Marshal Zhukov [w/ Spaatz and Tedder?]. Field Marshal Keitel and Gen. von Friedeburg sign unconditional surrender for remaining German troops; document signed by Spaatz, Tedder, Zhukov and De Lattre de Tassigny.

17:13:04 Berlin in ruins inc. Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag, Adlon Hotel, cathedral. Allied troops advance into countryside to complete occupation. Tank loaded w/ troops passes Berchtesgaden sign; MS smoke rises from bombed shell of Hitler s Berghof chalet. Munich beer hall gutted interior, CU sign Aufgang zum Fest-Gaal Trinfstube .

17:14:08 Goering meets Allied press corps following capture. VS Kesselring, Von Runstedt, Frank, von Kleist, Adm. Horthy, Inquhart. Brandenburger signs capitulation of German troops in Austria at Innsbruck, US Gen. Brooks signs. Doenitz driven away at Flensburg. British sailors board German U-boats at Antwerp, German sailors taken as PoWs. Celebrations in streets of Brussels, smoke flares set off as fireworks. Bells of Notre Dame and Sacre Coeur ring in Paris; crowds in Place de l Opera and Rue de Madeleine; de Gaulle at Arc de Triomph w/ flags, salutes at grave of Unknown Soldier.

17:19:15 German Army and Navy in north-west Germany, Netherlands and Denmark surrenders to Montgomery at Luneburg Heath. British fleet sails into Copenhagen harbour; German cruiser Prinzelagen ?; Montgomery reviews troops; motorcade through city, Danish civilians cheer Montgomery; sheet music printed and distributed; King Christian X arrives for re-opening of Danish Parliament.

WWII. Victory in Europe. Nazi war criminals.

Pigmy Flat-Tops of Canada Helped Lick Nazi U-boats

Pigmy American aircraft carrier also used as cargo ship to carry wheat. Loading carrier; tons of wheat poured into carrier. CU wheat. Aerial fleet. Signalman on carrier directs bi-pane landing. MCU. W/ wings folder.

WWII North Atlantic Convoy;

[Germany, 1945]

Montage: factory chimneys, interiors, ships in harbor, man drinking beer, another eating sausage. Grape picking, haying, valleys of cropland, wagons.

13:18:17 19th Century German soldiers w/ swords riding toward camera.

13:18:26 Church congregation singing (German) in early 20th Century dress. Industry ca 1920s.

13:19:03 Royal court w/ Friedrich, military & industrial leaders. Map w/ railroad lines. Navy ships. Pre-WWI Army parades w/ bands, marching. Officers.

13:19:43 College students dueling; scars, toasting. Military General Staff & other officers.

13:20:13 Munitions factory. Eagle. William II painting; riding in MCU. Pan over cheering soldiers. Military review & goosestepping. Montage in various situations.

13:21:25 Time lapse clouds, title Sarajevo. Actors as assassination, newspaper headlines montage & artillery firing: WAR. Pardes. Berlin street scenes w/ cheering crowds & marching troops. Boy in uniform salutes. Dachsund wearing helmet. Crowds wave. Troops marching. Artillery firing, Belgium & troops march thru. Troops wearing gasmasks loading large artillery.

13:23:12 Headlines: Germans Loose Unrestricted Submarine Warfare. U-boat firing & sinking freighter.

13:23:22 Historical troops 1870, cavalry.

13:23:33 President Wilson writing at desk, w/ titles over re barbaric practices. Ship blown up. Headlines. ship sinking. US troops boarding & waving from dock & ship. Down gangway & marching up street & thru countryside & wreckage. Artillery fire, tanks, soldiers out of trenches. Battle & fighting, over the top, thru trneches, across bomb craters

13:25:21 Germans out of trenches & down hillside retreating (?); allies running across craters & barbed wire.

13:25:36 General von Ludendorff standing talking w/ other officers.

13:25:44 Title stating his offer of peace. MS of Pershing, French generals. Clemencau. Pershing shots.

13:26:11 Crowds, headllines: Armistice! Cheering crowds from above. German & Allies meet on battlefield & exchange hats & caps.

WWI Historical Film Montage; Military History; 19th Century; 1910s;

NOTE: Short shorts but usable sequences & good quality.

News Flashes - British Planes Sink U-boats

AVs rocket fire and explosives shot at submarines used as targets on Irish sea by fighter & bomber. U-boat sinks.

News Flashes - British Planes Sink U-boats

AVs rocket fire and explosives shot at submarines used as targets on Irish sea by fighter & bomber. U-boat sinks.

Sea War Epic - US Navy Reveals Capture of Nazi U-boat Intact

Throwing depth charges and submarine explodes. Submarine surfaces. US ship fires. Boarding party sent and save U-boat - plant American flag on U-boat. WWII

[1948 US Olympic Team Arrive Home In New York City]

Aug48 Members of US men s Olympic team pose on ship shortly before arrival at New York City docks on return from London - coach holds US Passport. Women s team pose on steps. Male & female Olympians on deck w/ large US flag & press as ship approaches harbour. Men pose in group in front of US flags & American Olympic Committee banner. 1948 Canoe Team pose w/ banner. CU female swimmer? Deck crowded w/ press - official making statement. Rear view of ship America w/ US flag. Ship in dock - streamers everywhere. Front view of ship from moving boat.

06:09:01 More shots of US flag & Olympic banners. Olympians off ship. Sign at Customs US Olympic Team - athletes past w/ luggage. Team members pose on deck inc. Black man w/ military uniform. Women pose inc. Vicky Draves at ship s rail. Boxing team joke around. Black female Olympians in group. Women wave from railing. Very small & very tall men pose together for cameras.

06:11:52 Grace Kelly on board ship - kisses macho-looking athlete w/ crew cut - kisses him again at cameraman s request & wipes lipstick off his cheek [Kelly then an 18-year-old model - three years before her first film.] Wrestling team on deck. Coach? at microphones on deck inc. WNYC. Captain helps raise Olympic flag. Crowds wave from dockside as ship pulls into dock - decks packed w/ passengers. LS two-stack liner America in NYC harbour.

Sports - Olympic Games - London. Welcome Celebration. Hollywood Stars.

German U-boat into Chicago

Various cuts German submarine U-505 which was captured in 1944 towed into Chicago harbor. Ceremonies.

The World Dances Pt. 2 of 4

Fenneman to camera re Ukranian folklore.

08:24:22 Two women in Ukranian costume, headscarves etc., sing on either side of man playing accordion. Couple perform Cossack style comedy dance w/ baggy pants etc. - man wearing fuschia silk tunic - woman spins round then man spins her around onto floor. [Konstantin Hopher & Jane Mueller Ukranian Folk Dancers - song by Valentina Melentjew.]

08:27:05 Japan montage: gong, snow-capped Fujiyama mountain, Imperial Palace & ornamental bridge in Tokyo, giant statue of Buddha, people in cherry orchard outside temple, Spring festival procession - women w/ babies in slings. Japanese man hits gong on stage set w/ Geishas. Cherry Blossom Dance performed by Geishas in dance arena w/ kimonos & parasols. Woman seated on platform sings & plays traditional string instrument & man chants or sings, good shots dancers in beautiful kimonos. Other women dancing.

08:32:51 Man does Lion Dance in gold-painted mask - other dancers wearing caracature masks of Japanese people - masks off & dance w/ cloth streamers or ribbons. [Mrs Fujima Kansuma s Japanese Folk Dance Group.]

08:35:47 Mexico montage: EXT Fine Arts Theatre, Mexico City, street scenes, traffic, market traders, people relaxing in Xochimilco on canal boats.

08:36:37 Lourdes Chavez dances Mexican dance accompanied by guitarists wearing sombreros. CUs.

08:38:56 Israel montage: Tel Aviv street scenes; road building, farming, group marching (brief). Woman sings Israeli folk songs inc. Harmonica w/ man on accordion while dancers perform various dances. [Barry Denovitz Israeli Folk Dance Group w/ Ely Shapiro.]

08:45:06 Armenia: people in desert village. Gong. Men & women on set perform stylised courting dance to repetitive rhythm - wearing fez hats, veils & lurid sequinned Ali Baba pants etc. Woman pounds drums & cymbals at back. [Karoun Tootikan and the Ruth St. Dennis Dancers w/ Eric Ward.]

08:47:06 Fenneman in office SOF re Cuba & introduces dance. Dancers perform Rhumbalero in colourful frilly outfits - drummers; pan out from CU of woman singing. Man w/ huge red frilled sleeves on black suit shakes maracas while dancing. [Ramon Talavera s Cuban Folk Dance Group and Dacito Mego on Bongos.]

08:50:44 Title Intermission . Note: Continued on LN 504-092.

Good vibrant colour.

Tacky / Kitsch; Oddities; Stereotypes; Folk Dancing; Folk Music; US World View; Racial Stereotypes.

News in Brief - Sub Raised

Nazi U-Boat floated after 13 years. Pictures inside sub with marine growth & remains.

Sweden (U-843 submarine raised, Sep58)

Nazi U-Boat U-843 submarine alongside ship afloat after salvaged from strait. Views of encrusted pipes & surfaces. Military men inspect.

Post-WWII; Sunken Navy Ship;

Missile Milestone. First Polaris Firing by Submerged U-boat

Missiles arrive at Cape Canaveral. USS George Washington submarine in dock, missile doors open and close. Control room with flashing lights. AVs sub at sea submerges. Men with binoculars watch from ship, Polaris launched - rising from sea. Second missile launched.

Space Race

Missile Milestone - First Polaris Firing By Submerged U-Boat

Truck w/ Polaris missle arriving at Cape Canaveral & backed into shed. Deck of docked submarine & hatch covers open. Men inside at wheel turning. Covers close again. Men at firing panel, lights blinking.

20:13:29 Aerial overhead of SSN George Washington diving gradually. Men on ship watch, missile up out of water & firing; rights itself after an angled exit from water. Second missile fired straight upwards.

Jul60; 1960s; Nuclear Weapons; Test Firing;

[US Coastguard And Passenger Aircraft; Coastguard Vessels; c.1960]

AVs Lockheed C-130 Hercules in flight, US Coast Guard painted on side; plane banks away from camera.

08:28:40 US Coastguard PBY Catalina? seaplane in flight.

08:29:38 Unid. US Coastguard aircraft in flight; INT cockpit.

08:32:08 MS Pan American Boeing 707 passenger jet takes off. Small Aloha Airlines passenger plane taxis past camera. Unid. passenger and Coastguard aircraft in flight. PanAm takeoff; MS taxiing.

08:34:59 US Coast guard boat leaves dock; CG-95300 on bow; ship moves through tree-lined harbour; vars CUs boat sails past and towards camera. VS smaller vessel circles harbour; MS mansion on shore surrounded by palm trees.

Aviation. Commercial.

News in Brief - Sub Raised

Nazi U-Boat floated after 13 years. Pictures inside sub with marine growth & remains.

Churchill s Island - Reel 2

German naval school - animated map showing Nazi plan to blockade Britain. AVs ships at sea - German Fokker bombers targeting supply convoy. German U-boats off coast of Ireland. Interior german submarine. Subs diving - periscope shots of convoy - torpedo launched - ship explodes. Ship sinking. Subs surfacing and making way, these shots over German song re sailing against England. German sub on surface firing at merchant ship - ship sinking.

02:41:30 USA - shipyard - ship down slipway. Canada - launching of Corvettes. British ships fire depth charges - explosions in water. On board ship - crew. Convoys into harbour.

02:42:41 German officers study map - looking at surveillance film. Shot from German plane flying along British coast. German Torpedo boat at speed. German paratroops training. Aircraft over - mass of parachutes. Animated map detailing British defences.

02:44:18 Sunderland flying boats on reconnaisance mission. Sailors in North Sea signalling - naval patrol. Mine-laying. Booms - steel nets across harbor. Brief shots British seaside town with pier. British troops training in sand dunes. Coastal guns firing.

02:45:49 Home guard on patrol in field - church spire - tank traps - policeman stops couple and asks for identification. Car stopped at road block. Montage shots British military vehicles ready to rush to area threatened with invasion. Fighter aircraft patrol the skies. Mobilisation - getting uniforms - marching. Troopship arriving from Canada and elsewhere. Winston Churchill gives thumbs up to approaching ship. Home guard patrol near barbed wire - man anti-aircraft guns. RAF - planes on field with crews. Churchill inspects army. Montage British people - homefront. Ships in convoy. Good shot Tower Bridge and Tower of London as Union Jack raised. British coastal gum - barrel raised with soldier standing in silhouette.

WWII

After Launching

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Edison

Yacht Unadila with name and US flag on stern sails by , passengers visible on deck. Small boat behind it.

Army Helicopters To Hunt U-boats From Ship Decks

Helicopter lands on tanker and takes off; surveys surroundings for U-boats.

Death By Air Rains On Axis

Aerials of air bombing Italy.

Bombers fly over English Channel; POV from plane flying over French countryside and towns on way to bomb Abbeville airfield and Rennes s U-boat distributing supply point. Actual bombing seen.

Title Victory for American over image of torch held by Statue of Liberty. Buy War Bonds

Fighting for the Fatherland R7 part 1

Submarine warfare - sailing ship sinking. U-boat on surface underway,steamship sinking - sub underway. Interior, Captain using periscope - allied ships seen through periscope, u-boat submerges, allied ships firing big guns, torpedo seen just under surface

10:45:31 Lusitania - liner leaving dock, crowds waving, name Lusitania seen on side of ship. Scenes on board Lusitania - deck games (grainy) Re-creation, panic as Lusitania is hit. Heavy seas - wreckage on shores of Ireland. Survivors?

10:47:44 Lemberg - crowds line streets and throw flowers into cars. Religious man speaking to army officer?

10:48:27 Russian revolution - crowds on streets - demonstrations - Tsar s army lay down their weapons. Russian troops walking through town.

Fighting for the Fatherland R7 Part 2

Top shot German and French troops fighting in snow - very high, difficult to see. Wounded german troops in snow helped by medics on skis.

10:52:53 U-boats tied up to dock. Submarine underway on surface. Animated map

10:53:48 Russian prisoners of war (very grainy)

10:54:44 Von Hindenburg? Open top cars with VIPs parade through streets of Lemberg, locals throw flowers into road in celebration.

10:55:30 German troops manning big gun. Exterior gun emplacement as barrel rises. Gun fired.

10:56:18 Title Fighting for the Fatherland - film flipped. Film corrected - long line of troops marching down the road. RV Troops with spiked helmets and wagons down road. Lone man on horse blows bugle and troops wearing soft hats enter compound on horseback.

10:57:41 German cavalry - spiked helmets ride towards camera at speed - some pulling field guns

10:58:05 German officer looking through binoculars / periscope? French troops on hill held by Germans. Snow. Various shots French and German troops advance on each other across snow - gives effect of silhouette black on white. Titles say the most remarkable pictures of actual battle taken during the Great war Film chopped about, sequence actually continues at 03:50:05.

German Submarine Scourge Ends As U-boats Give Up

U-boat surrenders off coast of New Jersey after Nazi capitulation. American crew takes over. Captured German submarine crew march on deck carrier.

German Submarine sinks Allied Ship in North Atlantic

U-boat underway on surface in heavy seas. Battle stations - interiot battening down hatches. Exterior periscope breaks through surface of water. Interior German naval officer looking through periscope. Identifying enemy ship from book. Torpedo launched, shots of crew listening. Enemy ship passing over sub, crew listening as depth charges dropped, lights go off - checking for damage. Officer at periscope. Sub surfaces, brief shot ship sinking.

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German U-boat into Chicago

Various cuts German submarine U-505 which was captured in 1944 towed into Chicago harbor. Ceremonies.

Missile Milestone. First Polaris Firing by Submerged U-boat

Missiles arrive at Cape Canaveral. USS George Washington submarine in dock, missile doors open and close. Control room with flashing lights. AVs sub at sea submerges. Men with binoculars watch from ship, Polaris launched - rising from sea. Second missile launched.

Space Race

News Flashes - British Planes Sink U-boats

AVs rocket fire and explosives shot at submarines used as targets on Irish sea by fighter & bomber. U-boat sinks.

On The US Defense Front - Navy Blimps Patrol The Atlantic Coast

LTAs in hangar in navy base. Crew climbs aboard. Inside blimp cabin. Underneath blimp. Dirigible s shadow on sea - on lookout for U-boats. Aerial freighter. Giving signals over radio. Aerial destroyer. Good LS blimp over ocean.

Sea War Epic - US Navy Reveals Capture of Nazi U-boat Intact

Throwing depth charges and submarine explodes. Submarine surfaces. US ship fires. Boarding party sent and save U-boat - plant American flag on U-boat. WWII

World Events: Nazi U-boat In Last Dive

German submarines towed out into Atlantic by British (off Scotland) and sunk by gunfire and dynamite. Explosion

World War One - Two reels

Belgium ? - King Albert & Foch at Mercier funeral. Very large parade through streets for funeral ceremony

10:22:30 Unidentified Industrial conference - Probably Baruch and the War Industries board meeting. Long shots of all individuals - arrivals and departures.

10:26:09 Snowy Washington DC. Men shovelling snow - Capitol in background. Good shot White House in snow - Lincoln Memorial with sleighs - kids on toboggans.

10:26:57 Lord French reviews London volunteers. Troops march past - Lord French on horseback.

10:27:46 Reel 2 Wilhelmshaven bridge, shots from boat as approaching .

10:28:18 Nurse Edith Cavell - coffin carried out and put on gun carriage / caisson. Procession. Mourners

10:29:08 England - Cavell funeral procession - sailors with wreaths - nurses and other services in procession. Coffin on gun carriage. Coffin transferred to ship to be transported to Norfolk.

10:30:37 Alfred von Tirpitz at military ceremony. U-boat U-35 at sea, waves crashing over bows. Surface torpedo tube. Steam Ship hit and sinking. Sailing ship like galleon sinking.

10:32:30 Unknown date - Heligoland fortress. Various shots big guns - dismantling gun emplacements. Sea defences. Top shot island. Man sitting on barrel of gun.



WWI - Deutscher U-Boot auf Kaperfahrt 1914-1918

Partly or wholly staged documentary of Ger. sub / U-boat cruise during World War I,

Submarine loads up on torpedoes and supplies and crew comes aboard, sub puts out to sea waved off by German sailors. German fleet in harbour. U-boat on surface, men in lookout tower. Three masted ship hit by submarine - men rescued and taken to sub before ship sinks. U-boat underway, brief shot interior engine room. U-boat submerges. Interior man looking through periscope. Torpedo into tube. Steamship underway. Torpedo launched. Ship sinking. Ship firing guns, depth charge? Sub underway. Surface launch torpedo tube. Ship sinking.

15:09:39 British Q-boat - submarine submerges. Ship sinking. Ships log. Sub at sea.

WWI News Excerpts

"Armistice": Pan group of US soldiers - last day - Receive pay and say goodbye - De-mob

Pan across plaza with palm trees in Nice - US troops walking - soldiers outside YMCA. Open air band & dancing soldier (like early breakdancing). Troops visit ruins.

Crowds on street outside Victoria Cafe. Berlin - returning German soldiers. Girl & soldiers singing; Crowds - German horsemen through crowd lined street

U-boats - divided among Allies - Pan along submarines moored against large ship. U-91. Cheering sailors Allied ships. Film deterioration. 04:30:00 - 04:30:38.

Shots from ship as entering harbour. German flag flying - changes to British. Rows of German subs.

Fort of Sedul-Bahr which was shattered by British long range guns. Shots from ship of ruins of fort. From land of naval ships at anchor. Big guns pointing out to sea

General D Esperey and staff land at Constantinople to complete the plans of occupation.

Goeben in Allied hands. Germany s famous warship at anchor.

Crowds cheering - flags waved. Smiling sailors. LS - VIPs on balcony

American Red Cross in Trieste; Supplies unloaded at docks. Soup kitchen, men queue. Officers out of building, given flowers, into open top car. Crowds celebrate.

Alsace-Lorraine Free - French troops parade down crowd lined street. Group of children in traditional dress - Locals Destroy statue of horse / Kaiser?

French & German soldiers look at one another following Armistice. French troops parade down road.

MFG Torpedoes WWI

Lieut. Henry Reuterdahl on ladder paints signboard re Navy s Liberty Bond score outside Navy buildings in Washington. Crowd outside Wall Street Stock Exchange. Your subscription will help sink the U-boat painted on sign.

War ship on ocean, cannon and sailors on deck. Row of mines, buoy with San Francisco on it. Soldier paints Hell raiser on mine. Mines brought aboard war ship, then on trolleys.

Mine warehouse, crane loads them on boats. Inside plant manufacturing. Firing from artillery. Submarines leaving dock. Guns demonstrated on ships in harbor. Guns demonstrated. Captain & ?? on bridge of ship.

[WWI - USA]

Tirpitz out of car.

Anti-inflation protest in NYC - families - mothers with babies in prams with sign We want bread .

Box-cars in Western train terminals stalled by U-boat campaign before being rushed East.

Gov. Whitman of New York. Liners stalled at New York pier. Suspected German spy arrested.

Sara Bernhardt down gangplank of SS Espagne returning from visit to French Front - Bernhardt in car holding American flag.

20:13:42 Miners strike - miners with guns and boarding train. Colonel House.

20:14:45 Princeton, N.J. - Wilson votes in 1916 election; Charles Evans Hughes after voting in 1916.

20:15:22 New London, Conn - Deutschland leaves US to return to Germany.

20:16:22 US ship Manchuria being armed. Passenger ship past Statue of Liberty. Bryan speaking. Wilson talks to crowd. 20:18:14 SS Adriatic arriving from U-boat zone - actress Vernon Castle on board posing with small monkey. 1916, Wilson in Princeton to vote - arrives by train, speech, digs ground. 20:19:51 French trawler patrolling North Sea and inspecting ships. Firing gun. Nurse treating patients in hospital ward. Nurse sitting on bench outdoors with patient.

[US Coastguard And Passenger Aircraft; Coastguard Vessels; c.1960]

AVs Lockheed C-130 Hercules in flight, US Coast Guard painted on side; plane banks away from camera.

08:28:40 US Coastguard PBY Catalina? seaplane in flight.

08:29:38 Unid. US Coastguard aircraft in flight; INT cockpit.

08:32:08 MS Pan American Boeing 707 passenger jet takes off. Small Aloha Airlines passenger plane taxis past camera. Unid. passenger and Coastguard aircraft in flight. PanAm takeoff; MS taxiing.

08:34:59 US Coast guard boat leaves dock; CG-95300 on bow; ship moves through tree-lined harbour; vars CUs boat sails past and towards camera. VS smaller vessel circles harbour; MS mansion on shore surrounded by palm trees.

Aviation. Commercial.

[ETO Activities May45]

AV pan across bombed Berlin skyline. VS ruined Berlin streets inc. burned-out Reichstag and Sports Palace; civilians and military vehicles on streets.

16:40:22 St. Nazaire, France: AV pan across bomb-damaged port; banner across street welcoming Allies ? aux Alliees Vainquer ; VS German submarine pens, MS only U-boat not destroyed in bombing.

16:41:00 Ijmuiden, Holland, 25May45: surrendered German troops board transport boats for home, searched for food and stolen items. Canadian Provo units search German troops returning home by land, remove all items not standard issue; CUs alarm clocks, radio, typewriter. Causeway across Zeider Zee choked by departing Germans w/ horse-drawn carts.

16:41:44 Flensburg near Danish border, acting German government formally dissolved by Allies 23May45, Adm. Doenitz and senior officers arrested and led away w/ hands on head. Doenitz photographed w/ Albert Speer and Gustav Jodl. Bodies of von Friedeburg and Himmler after suicides.

16:42:52 AVs Oslo, Norway; Air Commodore Darrol arrives to accept surrender of German ground forces under Colonel Kaser [?]; Darrol refuses to shake Kaser s hand; German troops await return to Germany. Norwegian civilians crowded into city square cheer arrival of British prior to King Haakon s return.

16:44:01 Nazi puppet premier Vidkun Quisling appears before judge for preliminary trial hearing in Oslo court, 26May45, charged w/ treason, returned to jail.

WWII. Occupation. Liberation. War criminals.

Victory Round-Up

Red Army troops parade at Berlin airfield, reviewed by Marshal Zhukov [w/ Spaatz and Tedder?]. Field Marshal Keitel and Gen. von Friedeburg sign unconditional surrender for remaining German troops; document signed by Spaatz, Tedder, Zhukov and De Lattre de Tassigny.

17:13:04 Berlin in ruins inc. Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag, Adlon Hotel, cathedral. Allied troops advance into countryside to complete occupation. Tank loaded w/ troops passes Berchtesgaden sign; MS smoke rises from bombed shell of Hitler s Berghof chalet. Munich beer hall gutted interior, CU sign Aufgang zum Fest-Gaal Trinfstube .

17:14:08 Goering meets Allied press corps following capture. VS Kesselring, Von Runstedt, Frank, von Kleist, Adm. Horthy, Inquhart. Brandenburger signs capitulation of German troops in Austria at Innsbruck, US Gen. Brooks signs. Doenitz driven away at Flensburg. British sailors board German U-boats at Antwerp, German sailors taken as PoWs. Celebrations in streets of Brussels, smoke flares set off as fireworks. Bells of Notre Dame and Sacre Coeur ring in Paris; crowds in Place de l Opera and Rue de Madeleine; de Gaulle at Arc de Triomph w/ flags, salutes at grave of Unknown Soldier.

17:19:15 German Army and Navy in north-west Germany, Netherlands and Denmark surrenders to Montgomery at Luneburg Heath. British fleet sails into Copenhagen harbour; German cruiser Prinzelagen ?; Montgomery reviews troops; motorcade through city, Danish civilians cheer Montgomery; sheet music printed and distributed; King Christian X arrives for re-opening of Danish Parliament.

WWII. Victory in Europe. Nazi war criminals.

WWI - British War Reviews - Palestine & Naval

Camel train; Turkish POWs rounded up; Gen. Allenby; British troops march into Jerusalem with Turks. British gunboat on the Tigris bombards the Turks; British troops make structure out of sandbags; battleships at anchor; bulldog sticks its head out of cannon s mouth - looks like it s smoking a cigarette. Moosehead presented to the officers by Canadian government. Crew poses - men hold bulldog inches away from cat. King George V with Adms. Beatty and Sturdee; ships at sea.

King George and Queen Mary compliment the survivors of the Zeebrugge Raid; King George rewards officers of the Coastal Patrol and Blue Jackets of the British Cross

Transport ship crosses Channel under protection of Warships and aircraft. German U-boat and battleship [actual German surrender at Zeebrugge?].

[London Blitz Aftermath, September 1940]

Young girls helps father re-hang front door; sits outside house w/ mother peeling potatoes. Mother & children out of air raid shelter in garden. Civilians survey destruction after bombing raid - piles of rubble - Londoners drinking tea around outdoor stove, give thumbs up - Blitz spirit . New homes w/ bomb damage. Boy wearing tin helmet strokes cat among rubble. Bomb-damaged house, pan to small Union Jacks pinned to tree trunk.

23:14:37 CU car wedged between house & garden wall - thrown by bomb blast? - seen from vars angles - neighbours inspect damage. Dangerous building pulled down. Air raid warden carries small girl from ruined house. Some earlier shots repeated.

23:15:51 British warship in dock - smiling kids wearing sailors hats after surviving U-boat attack on the evacuation ship Benares. More shots bomb-damaged houses.

WWII. British Home Front.

German Submarine In Action, North Atlantic

MCU pump being operated in German U-Boat as water pours in. MS valve being turned in engine room. MCU Submarine surfacing, navigator and captain coming out of conning tower. MCU crew members in conning tower with ice formed on their foul weather clothing. MS pan German sub, ice formed on its docks and guns. MS German fleet unit on patrol. MS German battleships under way; German planes overhead. MS German heavy cruiser. MCU German sailors manning battle stations. German fleet unit holding firing practice. MCU German gun crew operating 3" gun. MCU German automatic weapon being fired. MCU Range finder operator. MS Allied planes flying through heavy anti-aircraft fire. LS Allied plane shot down hitting water. MS bow of German war ship taking green water over bow. MS German heavy cruisers in formation towards camera.

WWII. Naval / Sea Battles.

Deutsches U-Boot auf Kaperfahrt

Partly or wholly staged documentary of German submarine / U-boat cruise during World War One.

Sub loads up on torpedoes & supplies, crew comes aboard, sub puts out to sea waved off by German sailors. German fleet in harbour. U-boat on surface, men in lookout tower. Three-masted ship hit by submarine - men rescued & taken to sub before ship sinks. U-boat underway, brief shot interior engine room. U-boat submerges. Interior man looking through periscope. Torpedo into tube. Steamship underway. Torpedo launched. Ship sinking. Ship firing guns, depth charge? Sub underway. Surface launch torpedo tube. Ship sinking.

15:09:38 British Q-boat - hatch on deck opens to reveal concealed gun, sailors hurriedly aim - submarine submerges - ship sinking. CU ship s log. Sub at sea.

WWI

On The War Front: England

Clear-up operation in London after bombing raid - rubbled houses - unsafe building pulled down air-raid warden carries child from rubble - woman w/ kitten among debris. Londoners drinking tea in street - smile & give thumbs up - blitz spirit . Car lodged in front garden of house - thrown by bomb blast. British warship in dock - smiling kids wearing sailor s hats after surviving U-boat attack on the Benares. Wounded man loaded into truck on stretcher. Sailors carry kids on back. Fleet of warships at sea & in dock; Churchill along quay w/ military aides; sailor s giving thumbs up. Side shot Churchill tipping hat & giving thumbs up to departing ship. Very good iconic shots.

WWII. Home Front. The Blitz.

News Flashes - British Planes Sink U-boats

AVs rocket fire and explosives shot at submarines used as targets on Irish sea by fighter & bomber. U-boat sinks.

World War One Actions, 1914-1918 [Reel 4]

Staged scenes. Mark 5 Little Willy [?] tank moving across smoky battlefield towards camera; cutaways to soldiers in trench looking worried. Longer shots showing tank approaching trench where soldiers sheltering. Tank crosses trench near men & approaches enemy line; soldiers bring up the rear. Cutaways to German soldiers firing machine gun. CUs tank destroys barbed wire defences. German soldiers hide in trench as tank rolls over it. LS tank moves across battlefield through vars explosions. CUs tank over trench. Troops through trench. INT German machine gun position - soldier shot, tank seen moving approaching, gunner firing at it. Tank destroys gun position.

08:28:35 Top shots troops wading through muddy terrain w/ equipment & mules. Battlefield scenes - soldier crawling through mud - troops charging enemy lines w/ bayonets.

08:30:10 British Q-Boats battling German submarines at sea - staged scenes on bridge firing heavy gun - U-Boat on fire & sinking in distance. Sailing boat sinking; debris floating on surface seen from submarine deck. Supply boat? pulls up alongside submarine; troops & equipment transfer onto ship; submarine moves away. Steamship at sea. Crewman sights U-Boat through binoculars; CUs torpedos launched below surface of water; Black crewman smoking pipe sees approaching torpedo from bridge. INT German Captain at U-Boat periscope. Sub just visible moving through water. Supply ship in flames. PoV from submarine conning tower. Warning flag raised on German sub; passengers of supply ship run from decks.

WWI. Military Hardware - MkV Tank. Naval Battles. 1910s.

The Summit: LBJ And Kosygin Hold Useful Talks

President Johnson w/ Rusk & McNamara waits for arrival of Kosygin outside Hollybush house, Glassboro NJ - first meeting in person for talks on arms & Middle East & Vietnam conflicts. Kosygin arrives w/ Gromyko & Dobrinin - shakes hands w/ Johnson & pose for cameras.

12:28:07 Kosygin on sightseeing trip to Niagara Falls - waves from Maid of the Mist boat.

12:28:25 Huge crowds outside Hollybush House - police struggling w/ people trying to breach barriers. LBJ w/ Lady Bird & daughter Linda greet Kosygin & daughter Ludmilla.

Diplomacy. 1960s.

[German & Other Submarine Operations] U-boats

Submarines; navy men; mouse in hand. Bearded submen, various nations. German sub w/ swastika into concrete subway pen. Congratulating men. View of sub pens from water, sub in & docking.

[1948 US Olympic Team Arrive Home In New York City]

Aug48 Members of US men s Olympic team pose on ship shortly before arrival at New York City docks on return from London - coach holds US Passport. Women s team pose on steps. Male & female Olympians on deck w/ large US flag & press as ship approaches harbour. Men pose in group in front of US flags & American Olympic Committee banner. 1948 Canoe Team pose w/ banner. CU female swimmer? Deck crowded w/ press - official making statement. Rear view of ship America w/ US flag. Ship in dock - streamers everywhere. Front view of ship from moving boat.

06:09:01 More shots of US flag & Olympic banners. Olympians off ship. Sign at Customs US Olympic Team - athletes past w/ luggage. Team members pose on deck inc. Black man w/ military uniform. Women pose inc. Vicky Draves at ship s rail. Boxing team joke around. Black female Olympians in group. Women wave from railing. Very small & very tall men pose together for cameras.

06:11:52 Grace Kelly on board ship - kisses macho-looking athlete w/ crew cut - kisses him again at cameraman s request & wipes lipstick off his cheek [Kelly then an 18-year-old model - three years before her first film.] Wrestling team on deck. Coach? at microphones on deck inc. WNYC. Captain helps raise Olympic flag. Crowds wave from dockside as ship pulls into dock - decks packed w/ passengers. LS two-stack liner America in NYC harbour.

Sports - Olympic Games - London. Welcome Celebration. Hollywood Stars.

WWI - US Navy Transport In The War

Pan transport ship at pier; troops board at Hoboken. Leviathan (formerly Vaterland) leaves NY harbor; Convoy at sea; kitchen on board and Inspection of Galley; Chow aboard troop ship; Troops sleep in crowded bunks sick bay; Engine room - stoking boilers; Waves breaking over bow; Bugler blows drill - lifeboat drill; U-boat alarm, guns fire; Ship arriving in French port.

[Captured German Submarine Put Through Manoeuvres]

Air to sea shots of captured German submarine crash diving. MCU submarine surfacing towards camera. Submarine crash diving & surfacing seen from vars angles. Good close aerial shot tracking round submarine as it moves through water causing large ripples in surface. Men on conning tower as submarine pulls alongside ship - Royal Navy HMS Graph ?

WWII. U-Boats. German Navy.

Die Deutsche Wochenschau [#674 Aug43]

Harvesting rape for rape oil - farm workers w/ threshing machine. Hitler Youth pick peas on farm. Flemish & Norwegian girls help feed animals etc. - walk thru farm arm-in-arm looking happy. Kids at Hitler Youth camp by Baltic Sea [Wartegau ?] - outdoor craft tables & eating lunch - boy gives nurse Nazi salute after having check-up to see if he gained weight - gymnastic display - good shots hordes of Hitler Youth in bathing suits run across beach into sea & towards camera.

01:24:15 Hitler & von Ribbentrop walk thru grounds of Wolf s Lair / Wolfsschanze - Alsatian dog Blondi seen. Various shots other Generals arrive for conference & greet one another inc. Keitel, Oshima from Japan, Dietrich, Jodl, Milch, Doenitz, Goering w/ Speer. Hitler w/ Goebbels.

01:25:41 Supplies loaded onto supply U-Boat / U-Tanker at docks. U-Tanker at sea - alarm raised - good PoV shot facing conning tower as submarine goes under water to hide from British scout sub - INT engine room - LS sub diving at sharp angle. U-Boat surfaces - crew relax on deck - catch shark - lookouts w/ binoculars - bread cooked in galley - supplies passed along ropes to sub from ship - torpedo floated across & loaded into gun - doctor into small boat to examine troops - fuelling pipes - damage repaired - crews wave to each other.

01:31:04 Map of Eastern Front around Leningrad. Displacement of soldiers - good shots heavy bombardment across Lake Ladoga during Siege of Leningrad [no snow]. Scout soldier.

[Ends abruptly - incomplete.]

WWII; German Navy; Naval Preparations;

Action Stations [Part 1 of 6]

National Film Board of Canada / Dir. Joris Ivens [Titles & start missing.]

Documentary following Royal Canadian Navy efforts to protect convoys of supply ships from attack by German U-boats in the Atlantic during WWII. Crewmen running to man their stations on ship; heavy guns aimed; German submarine glimpsed below surface. U-boat torpedoes supply ship; ship sinking; sub comes to surface. Fast-manouvering Navy corvette chasing U-boats - explosions. Sequence showing fighting in Europe - VO re importance of armaments & tanks etc. reaching destination.

19:46:22 Convoy at sea. British [Scottish] troops entertain themselves while waiting to be deployed - singing & playing guitar & accordion; EXT tank rolls past country pub. RAF planes on supply ship; U-boat periscope seen above water; ship torpedoed. RAF Spitfire in desert? Planes in flight over Tibet - Himalayas. Chinese troops in battle.

19:48:08 Watchman on frozen bridge of supply ship heading for Arctic & Murmansk; CU watchman in fur hat; grizzled sailor breaks ice from gun barrel. Snow troops & artillery on Eastern Front - Canadian tanks. Gun camera footage from Nazi planes dive-bombing Allied supply convoy; anti-aircraft fire in return. Survivors of sinking covered in oil hauled aboard ship - hosed down on deck. Plane crashes into sea. Convoys sail on. Canadian naval flag flying.

WWII. Shipping.

Action Stations [Pt 2 of 6]

National Film Board of Canada / Dir. Joris Ivens

Convoy at sea [out of focus]. Captain & senior crew of Canadian naval corvette HMCS Port Arthur introduced - officer w/ headphones for new submarine detecting device. Sailors on deck - vars shots. Gunnery drill - test shots fired - shouts of crewmen heard. Calisthenics & games on deck. Training for evacuation - Abandon ship! - sailors dive into sea - cutaway shots of survivors clinging to rafts in real emergency. High shot ship at sea.

19:54:43 Port scenes - fleet of U-boat hunting corvettes camouflaged - high shot shows fleet camouflaged from above. Diagram superimposed showing growth in Canadian shipbuilding & Navy enlistment. Volunteer Reserves. Diagram shows four times number of subs sunk in 1942 than 1940. Supplies loaded; maintenance work.

19:56:55 Seamen in coffee house talking to women; CU propaganda posters on wall re keeping mum . Supplies loaded onto cargo ship inc. planes, tanks. Troops & nurses board transport ship.

WWII. Shipping.

Action Stations [Pt 3 of 6]

National Film Board of Canada / Dir. Joris Ivens

Good aerial view of large supply fleet after leaving port. INT dialogue scene in meeting of Canadian naval officers & supply ship captains re planning supply route - Admiral Sir Francis Austin introduced as Commodore of mission - All these things are for the safety of the convoy, anybody who breaks them endangers the whole convoy...they may avenge somebody s death but they have no chance of protection...I m all for protection, I hear the escorts are all for revenge [people laugh]. Lt. Horncastle of HMS Witherington introduced - senior escort - says supply ships should keep out of escorts way if they see black pennant raised to signify attack on sub. Meeting adjourned.

20:01:38 Crews at docks on morning of convoy mission. New Corvette HMS Port Arthur inspected by Vice Admiral ?, Chief of Naval Staff - crew at attention - Admiral makes speech on deck - Remember, the U-boat is your prey. Destroy them, or they will destroy us...Good luck to you all and good hunting .

WWII. Shipping.

Action Stations [Pt 4 of 6]

National Film Board of Canada / Dir. Joris Ivens

Ship leaving crowded Canadian port of Halifax. Convoy at sea - escort vessels of vars nationalities - whaler converted to supply ship - liners in separate troop convoy. Catalina flying boat flies over lead ship - aerial views of convoy. Officers on lookout w/ binoculars - weather report. Observation plane launched by catapult from deck. Lookouts swap over - CU lookout w/ cap of destroyer HMCS Assiniboine ? - scanning horizon w/ binoculars.

20:08:00 Whistle blown & traditional call of Up Spirit! as grog rations served - sailors drinking grog. Gales in North Atlantic - convoy in heavy seas, waves crashing, crew in wet-weather gear.

20:09:51 Crew quarters - playing cards, sailor in hammock - CU tattoo/drawing on sailor s arm of panther mauling U-boat.

WWII. Shipping.

[America Goes Over] (ca 1918) Pt. 1 of ?

Especially released by th War Department to the Eastman Kodak Company for The Second A.E.F.

03:02:28 Captured footage of sinking of several Allied freighters by German submarine. Large gun on deck of U-Boat.

03:03:27 Wilson signing paper in office

03:04:25 Returning from soldiers w/ prisoners thru mud of No-Man s Land . Flame throwers and dark black smoke. British cavalry advance and nearby explosion seen from distance. Dead horses on road & others rearing. French soldiers past camera in grain field. Firing artillery.

03:06:52 Italian troops up mountain snow, firing machine guns from rock cliffs.

03:07:22 American carpenters building barracks on USA bases. Men building large artillery in munitions industry. Turning gun barrels. Hog Island Shipyard in Philadelphia from water. Launching ship away from camera & laying new keel in place immediately.

03:09:50 Sec. of War Newton D. Baker draws first draft number.

03:10:26 Teddy Roosevelt watching parade of men up NYC s Fifth Avenue in straw hats.

Continued...

Pre-WWI; USA Army;

[America Goes Over] (ca 1918) Pt. 3 of ?

Has later cartoon titles

Many dead bodies in trenches & crater. Gen Pershing w/ French General on road.

US troops marching both sides of camera in huge formation; aerials of men marching onto shiop at dock & waving from ship up to camera. Black troops dancing on shipboard.

03:22:22 Troop transports escorted by Navy ships & lookouts. Good shots of stormy sea & lifeboat drill on troop ship. Destroyer firing front deck gun at U-Boat; Y-gun throwing depth charges for camera. Explosions beneath surface. Dense black smoke screen being laid over convoy. Camouflaged ship & blimp.

03:24:20 Off ship down gangway, soldier w/ dog in rucksack. Large number of troops marching to railroad boxcars & leaving station platform. Women dipping soup or coffee from large bucket. Man shaving while riding on flatcar.

03:25:40 Shelling of Cantigny w/ large artillery under camouflage netting. Firing from among trees. Destruction of woods, village. Pile of dead bodies.

03:26:41 Trucks of Americans thru French village. Houses of Chateau Thierry under fire. Destroyed houses. Belleau Wood captured by Allies. Treating wounded in trenches. Taking information from German prisoners, some wounded; pose for camera.

03:28:07 Line of ships bringing troops from USA. Camouflaged ships w/ troops waving. Map showing Germans pushed back on 18Jul18. Large tank, and troops advancing from trenches (dark and foggy. Silhouetted. Continued...

WWI Fighting; Battles; Great War;

[Outtakes: Action in the North Atlantic] R1

Extract from US feature film starring Humphrey Bogart. German & English dialogue w/ usual Hollywood-style thriller score.

01:27:53 INT Engine room of ship - huge turbines turning. Underwater shot propeller of submarine turning. German submarine exteriors & interiors. German radio operator sounds alarm - Captain listens through headphones. Underwater shots U-boat making way. Above water, moody shots - foggy night - sailor on watch.

01:29:20 Underwater, sub on the move. Periscope thru water. INT sub as Captain looking through periscope lines up attack on US merchant ship. Countdown to torpedo launch. Torpedo away - through water & hits merchant ship broadside [model shots]. Interior ship s galley, crew in panic - water floods in - flames - radio operator sends SOS message. Captain clearing lower levels of ship - crew member wants to go back I gotta get my teeth! General alarm sounded on merchant ship. More torpedoes launched from sub. Ship on fire - good shots as evacuating.

01:32:24 Sub to surface. Germans on turret watch ship on fire. Flames on water. Crew on submarine fire heavy gun to finish off ship. Crew of merchant ship in lifeboats mock Germans. Germans point spotlight at lifeboat, crewman filming w/ 16mm cine movie camera - Take your pictures, you murdering pirates! . Sub rams lifeboat - propeller spits out debris - crew left swimming in sea.

[NB Beware using close-ups on actors, especially Bogart in final scene.]

WWII FICTION. War Films. Action Sequences. Torpedoing;

Die Deutsche Wochenschau [No.615 Jun42 Reel 1]

Titles.

03:24:45 Sultan of Morocco & party arrive in Madrid - off train, greeted by Ramon Serrano Suner. Fascist salutes in crowd - Sultan salutes Spanish flag. Motorcade thru streets w/ cavalry escort.

03:25:26 Nazi VIPs at 70th birthday of Reichminister for Mail, Dr. Ohnesorge. Inc. Schaub, Rosenberg, Field Marshal Milch, Himmler, Dietrich.

03:26:22 Funeral of Reinhard Heydrich, Prague, Czechoslovakia. Mourners file thru courtyard of Hradschin past coffin, give Nazi salutes inc. little girls. Some lay flowers - top shot huge queue of mourners line street - men in local dress give Nazi salute. Top shots funeral procession thru streets of city; across bridge w/ coffin on gun carriage, civilians line streets.

03:28:30 Berlin - INT Reichschancellory. Heydrich s coffin lying in state w/ full ceremonial pomp: SS banners, flaming torches, guards, crowd giving Nazi salute as Hitler arrives & greets Nazis including Goering & Heydrich s young sons. Himmler to podium for speech. Hitler lays wreath w/ monogrammed ribbon - Heydrich s son gives Nazi salute, Hitler pats him on cheek. Coffin carried out of Reichschancellory in procession thru streets of Berlin. CU coffin on gun carriage moves L-R, Brandenburg Gate in BG.

03:31:39 Capitan Kremer s U-Boat arrives at dock after successful mission; damage - submariners greeted by Nazi officers w/ beer & sweets.

03:32:28 Africa - Nazi officer Galland in white jacket. Signpost: Damenbad - Zu den Ortsteilen - Heineckendorf 1km; & Juden Ortsteten. Nazi officers into tent marked Stern von Libyen. Luftwaffe fighter plane flies low, returning from front & taxis on desert runway. Pilot out of cockpit, carried on shoulders of ground crew. CU Nazi swastika on tailfin. Rommel decorated w/ sash by Italian officer Bastico.

WWII: Assassinated Nazis; North Africa Campaign; U-Boats;

Die Deutsche Wochenschau [No.714 May44]

Titles.

03:35:16 Good shots Hitler Youth marching & running to work duty w/ shovels; cycling w/ rifles on backs. Shirtless Aryan types dig defence wall on Eastern Front - Reichsarbeitsdienst & worker from the Baltic States, inc. women also digging. Aerial view miles of defences / trenches (GOOD).

03:37:11 Map of Eastern Front showing Baltic States. Camouflaged half-tracks, trucks, gun carriages advance along country road. Artillery firing - heavy guns - SS Panzer division - shoulder-mounted machine gun fired. SS Gruppenfuhrer Gille w/ soldiers. Troops advance w/ shovels. Tanks across field toward town. Heavy bombardment. Burning Soviet tanks examined for survivors; clouds of black smoke; soldiers drink from canteens. Travelling shot from tank moving past wrecked Soviet equipment.

Part 2

03:40:49 Map of Western Front & English Channel. French militia loyal to Nazis - wearing berets & CU arm badge. Civilian prisoners marched w/ hands on heads. SS soldiers search French farmer at gunpoint - farmhouse used as shelter for resistance burnt down by Nazis. CU French voucher/currency circulated by Americans w/ patriotic flag emblem found on another prisoner. German infantry march thru Normandy; rush for cover at roadside as Allied aircraft appear overhead; anti-aircraft guns fired; plane downed - wreckage. German troops cheer comrades passing by on trucks. Field Marshal Kluge consults w/ SS officers. German troops firing on bridge. Tank advance. German soldiers on coast watch Allied battleships offshore from trenches in sand dunes - barbed wire defences seen littering beach.

03:45:11 U-Boat at sea [staged/feature film extract] - lookouts w/ binoculars. INT crewmen in cabin - good sync. sound dialogue scenes as enemy plane sighted, submarine dives, missiles fired. Alarm! - montage crewmen s faces - Captain looks thru periscope - sub resurfaces & crew resume lookout. End.

WWII Occupied France; Fighting; German Cinema;

Die Deutsche Wochenschau [No.???] R2 of 2

No title. U-Boat at sea in North Atlantic, lookouts w/ binoculars. Captain climbs onto tower, ships on horizon. CU w/ binoculars.

03:51:27 German Kriegsmarine officers inc. Admiral Doenitz at HQ receive telegraph message & consult map. Radio operators w/ headsets telegraph orders back to submarine. INT submariners receive message; in engine room; U-boats at sea on surface, waves over deck; under attack - Alarm! Battle stations all crew - plates slide off table in mess room. Cutaways to animation of U-Boat locations in relation to enemy fleet. 03:53:36 Crew silent. CUs. Explosion heard, water leaks into hold - CU gauges. Sailors on deck w/ binoculars. Submarines through rough seas. Animation of subs around ships.

03:55:20 Ships on horizon, CU controls. Sub dives; view thru periscope of enemy ships; animation shows torpedo targets; ships scatter; torpedos loaded & fired.

03:58:14 Night shots guns fired from resurfaced U-Boat - burning ships on horizon. [NB Some dramatic staged scenes] End.

WWII - Germany; Naval Battles; North Sea Convoys Attacked; Propaganda;

Die Deutsche Wochenschau [No.601 Mar42 Reel 1]

Lazarett in Salzkammergut, Austria Wounded soldiers play game, curling, in snow, woman brings enormous glass stein w/ hot drink, pass around. Troops having snowball fight.

05:03:16 Women work on farm, one has Nazi armband.

05:03:39 Area of Paris, France in ruins after British bombing raid, collapsed buildings & firefighting. Civilians survey devastation & salvage possessions. Tall building left standing in precarious state. CU sign Hopital Ambroise Pare, 82 Rue de St. Cloud; INT badly damaged hospital ward, rubble on beds etc.

05:06:36 Kriegsmarine troops rush to coastal positions, Alarm! Heavy gun fired from bunker fortifications, France? Submarine construction scenes, welding; G143 & G 143 seen on conning towers. Parts manufactured on production line - huge diesel engines. Crane lifting enormous crankshaft. U-boat launch; Captain addresses crew; Nazi Kriegsmarine flag raised; sub ploughs thru icy sea; submarine pulls alongside dock; captain greets officers & crew of various nationalities(?). Very GOOD sequence.

05:10:29 Harbor at German Baltic Sea coast: troops bound for Eastern Front, soldiers of Netherlands Legion queue for hot food, eating, supplies loaded at docks - ships leave dock led by icebreaker. Cont d...

WWII; Western Front; German Home Front; Heavy Machine Industry; Military Buildup; Occupied France;

The Fight For Liberty: The Second Year Of The War Pt 3 of 4

Troops along Suez (?) w/ fires burning on opposite side. Surrender flag on 06Feb at Bengazi. Thousands of Italian prisoners sitting. Trucks of ammunition unload in the desert; fighting against Italy at Ethiopia & other North African locations. Haile Selassie returns to Addis Ababa & raising flag.

10:26:35 German vehicles across floating bridges, planes taking off from mountain fields. View of Nazi planes dropping bombs in Balkan Campaign. German tanks moving ahead in desert situation. Across North Africa.

10:27:43 Canadian war industries & heavy machinery. Men & women building planes. Plane out of hanger. Small troop carriers out of factory; ships built & launched; tanks out of factory. 25 lb. field gun. MacKenzie King meets FDR at Hyde Park. Large ships launched. Large planes taking off from factory.

10:30:00 FDR speaking to Congress (MOS) about aid to British Commonwealth. American bombers delivered to Britain. Crated planes trucked to ships. Shells in crates. Planes & tanks loaded onto freighters. Canadian freight trains carrying grain for shipment to Britain. Ingots loaded on shipboard. Canadian sailors, ships w/ planes on decks. Good convoy shot.

10:32:46 Bismarck launched. Hitler present. Submarines launched. Smaller faster ships thru heavy seas, many U-boats. Convoys on Atlantic. German ships firing & sinking ship. Sailors watch. Incomplete. Concluded on LN 400-465

WWII Allied Alliances; Battles; Canadian Homefront; American Homefront;

Pigmy Flat-Tops of Canada Helped Lick Nazi U-boats

Pigmy American aircraft carrier also used as cargo ship to carry wheat. Loading carrier; tons of wheat poured into carrier. CU wheat. Aerial fleet. Signalman on carrier directs bi-pane landing. MCU. W/ wings folder.

WWII North Atlantic Convoy;

Missile Milestone - First Polaris Firing By Submerged U-Boat

Truck w/ Polaris missle arriving at Cape Canaveral & backed into shed. Deck of docked submarine & hatch covers open. Men inside at wheel turning. Covers close again. Men at firing panel, lights blinking.

20:13:29 Aerial overhead of SSN George Washington diving gradually. Men on ship watch, missile up out of water & firing; rights itself after an angled exit from water. Second missile fired straight upwards.

Jul60; 1960s; Nuclear Weapons; Test Firing;

News Parade of The Year 1943

Castle Films Presents

06:03:59 Title: Battling The U-boats! Convoy. German film from submarine around ships, periscope thru water, view of torpedo fired, tanker hit. Captain on bridge w/ binoculars, U-boat surfacing, firing deck gun. View on ship in storm. Sub sinking tanker set afire. Allied ships firing depth charges & explosions. Submarine crew rescued as U-boat sinks.

06:05:35 Title: Tragedy At Toulon. French ships sunk, burning at dock. Ships: Strasbourg, Vautour name plates seen, another. Normandie liner underway; burning at dock & on side. Refloated in time-lapse & towed by many tugboats.

06:06:54 Title: MacArthur s Smashing Offensive Aerial shot of fighter plane; strafing Jap freighter. Mac w/ four stars on leather jacket in MCU. Airmen board C-47, parachuting out; parachutes descending. Troops wading jungle water; on beach fighting. Fighter strafing jungle, CU of machine gunner firing over Japanese airfield. Men w/ spears past burning huts. Surrendering Japanese soldiers

06:09:23 Stilwell inspecting Burma troops; troops wade river, w/ raft & artillery. Fighting in jungle; wounded. Stilwell looking up.

06:10:07 Title: Argentina Revolts - army overthrows pro-Nazi government. People tip over buses & set afire, riot in square outside govt. buildings.

06:10:46 Title: Allies on the March Roosevelt reviewing troops; w/ Churchill at Casablanca Conference. Military conference w/ British. Tripoli, tanks advance; Germans surrender to Montgomery. Sicily falls to Allies. Burning ships, exploding munitions ship. Wreckage on deck of ship & removing wounded or dead. Advancing thru Italy, fighting. Artillery, tanks, GIs on road, thru city. Marching Japanese-Americans, 442nd. Firing mortars, burning oil.

06:13:5? US & British bomb Germany, planes low over English Channel; bomber shadow on ground. bombs dropping, smoking rising from low-level bombing. USSR drives Germany out of Ukraine. Fighting, rockets launched,machine guns, Germans killed. Burning tank.

03;16:0? Soviets seal fate of Germans in Crimea. Capture POWs; Sec. Hull in Moscow, off plane w/ Harriman for tri-nation conference. Hand shaking. The End.

WWII;

The War to End All Wars (195?) Pt. 3 of 4

Continued from LN 400-290. Narrator Quentin Reynolds to camera re WWI, war at sea.

Germans sink merchant shipping en route to England.

19:01:43 Surface torpedos launched from British ship. Good explosions.

19:01:59 German submarine diving, int. U-boat, torpedo loaded, periscope, firing on shipping. Ship sinking. New York Times newspaper headlines of sinking of Lusitania. Lusitania leaves NYC.

19:02:55 Capitol, President Wilson in office.

19:03:08 Q-boats at sea, German sub spotted, gun uncovered & fired at sub. British fleet at sea. German fleet, ships underway. Ships en route for Jutland. Good battle scenes, ships firing, torpedoes launched, explosions. Ships sinking. German ships, some damaged. (May NOT be Battle of Jutland).

19:06:53 King George V boards naval ship, sailors march past.

19:07:01 Quentin Reynolds speaks to camera.

19:07:09 Sea battles in Mediterranean. Italian navy firing on coastal towns of Austria. Small Italian gunboat or motor torpedo boat at speed after Austrian battleship Saint Stephen, 10Jun18. Battleship hit by two torpedos, Crew on deck of sinking battleship & jumping as ship capsizes.

19:09:17 Reynolds on Russian Revolution.

19:09:27 France, Paris, Arc de Triomphe & Eiffel Tower, street scenes 1930s?

19:09:45 Russian troops on troop train w/ armored cars, snowy. Montage Russian troops in various situations, wounded. Tsar Nicholas inspecting Cossack troops. Cossack charge during 1905? revolution. Peasants armed with sticks fight with Tsarist troops (some stage).

19:11:04 1917 Russian troops, peasants, famine. Striking workers meeting. Petrograd, riots. Czar w/ wife and family. Uprising, crowds with banners, Moscow.

19:12:28 Reynolds & Eugene Lyons of Readers Digest discuss revolution. Lyons speaks re Kerensky. Shots Kerensky, crowds & troops on street. Continued...

WWI Compilation;

Now It Can Be Told

Restricted to the men & women of America s war plants who provided the materials needed... Dedicated to the soldiers of the production front.

13:01:56 Aircraft Carrier USS Guadalcanal w/ camouflage paint. Crew lined up on decks. Captain Dan Gallery in mcu.

13:02:37 15May44 AVs Atlantic fleet leave on submarine hunt off West Africa. 5 destroyer escorts: Pillsbury, Chatelain, Pope, Flaherty, & Jenks. Large planes on deck of carrier. Boarding party training is introduced: Chief Photographers Mate Clifford Wirla(?) checking camera. Chief Pharmacist Raymond Jackson in laboratory; Lt. JG Milo Keck; Ensign Middal; Electrician William Stein; Ens. James Griffin; Engineer Waller; Commander Earl Trosino. On board USS Pillsbury Lt. Albert David trains similar party.

13:05:00 04Jun44 Map shows position of ships & submarine contact. Guadalcanal from air. Chatelain underway & launches depth charge. Two F4F Wildcat fighter planes dive on submarine.

13:06:16 Animated map shows planes firing at sub as marker for ships. Destroyer launching depth charges. Crews at battle stations. Damaged U-Boat surfaces in the middle of the task group. Animation shots plane firing on submarine U-505. Ships guns fire on sub. Germans in rubber rafts. Boarding parties into launches. Indistinct shots of boarding party taking over sub.

13:09:12 Pillsbury steams towards sub. Sub has been scuttled but is able to be saved (not seen). Sub is out of control; they attempt to stop engines which causes it to sink so they restart at full speed & sub takes off again. German navy prisoners taken aboard Chatelain. POWs given dry clothing & cigarettes. Pillsbury alongside sub, passes line; sub crashes into destroyer holeing her, she cuts line & pulls away. The sub must be towed to stay afloat; a destroyer can t do it so Guadalcanal moves in to take her in tow.

13:11:56 Captain directs operations; line taken to sub by whale boat. US sailors on deck & conning tower of sub. Sub under tow flies American flag. Guadalcanal heads for Bermuda. Flight operations continue, planes take off & land, en route. Prisoners transferred to Guadalcanal including captain in stretcher. POWs exercised & given salt water shower w/ hose. Towing to be taken over by fleet tug, Abnaki (?). During transfer propellers on sub are freed giving power back to sub enabling tanks to be blown out. Sub seen flying US flag w/ Nazi flag underneath. June 19th U-505 towed into Bermuda harbour.

WWII - Atlantic; Captured Equipment; German Navy;

The World Dances Pt. 2 of 4

Fenneman to camera re Ukranian folklore.

08:24:22 Two women in Ukranian costume, headscarves etc., sing on either side of man playing accordion. Couple perform Cossack style comedy dance w/ baggy pants etc. - man wearing fuschia silk tunic - woman spins round then man spins her around onto floor. [Konstantin Hopher & Jane Mueller Ukranian Folk Dancers - song by Valentina Melentjew.]

08:27:05 Japan montage: gong, snow-capped Fujiyama mountain, Imperial Palace & ornamental bridge in Tokyo, giant statue of Buddha, people in cherry orchard outside temple, Spring festival procession - women w/ babies in slings. Japanese man hits gong on stage set w/ Geishas. Cherry Blossom Dance performed by Geishas in dance arena w/ kimonos & parasols. Woman seated on platform sings & plays traditional string instrument & man chants or sings, good shots dancers in beautiful kimonos. Other women dancing.

08:32:51 Man does Lion Dance in gold-painted mask - other dancers wearing caracature masks of Japanese people - masks off & dance w/ cloth streamers or ribbons. [Mrs Fujima Kansuma s Japanese Folk Dance Group.]

08:35:47 Mexico montage: EXT Fine Arts Theatre, Mexico City, street scenes, traffic, market traders, people relaxing in Xochimilco on canal boats.

08:36:37 Lourdes Chavez dances Mexican dance accompanied by guitarists wearing sombreros. CUs.

08:38:56 Israel montage: Tel Aviv street scenes; road building, farming, group marching (brief). Woman sings Israeli folk songs inc. Harmonica w/ man on accordion while dancers perform various dances. [Barry Denovitz Israeli Folk Dance Group w/ Ely Shapiro.]

08:45:06 Armenia: people in desert village. Gong. Men & women on set perform stylised courting dance to repetitive rhythm - wearing fez hats, veils & lurid sequinned Ali Baba pants etc. Woman pounds drums & cymbals at back. [Karoun Tootikan and the Ruth St. Dennis Dancers w/ Eric Ward.]

08:47:06 Fenneman in office SOF re Cuba & introduces dance. Dancers perform Rhumbalero in colourful frilly outfits - drummers; pan out from CU of woman singing. Man w/ huge red frilled sleeves on black suit shakes maracas while dancing. [Ramon Talavera s Cuban Folk Dance Group and Dacito Mego on Bongos.]

08:50:44 Title Intermission . Note: Continued on LN 504-092.

Good vibrant colour.

Tacky / Kitsch; Oddities; Stereotypes; Folk Dancing; Folk Music; US World View; Racial Stereotypes.

[WWI - Aviation; Artillery Shells; Cavalry; London Homefront; Bulgaria; Cartoon; Newsreels]

Title: Command of the Air - A French Aerodrome Near Verdun.

18:24:31 French biplanes & military looking at them. Large plane; soldiers move small planes into canvas hanger. MCU plane w/ machine gun.

18:25:24 Gaumont Graphic No. 527 Title: Near East Campaign. Large shells in rail carts by harbor w/ ships. Title: French Troops Taking Up New Positions. French troops w/ packs along dug-in huts w/ stone fronts.

18:26:47 Gaumont Graphic No 447 Title: Troops of France - Regiment of Cavalry in New Uniforms. Riding thru city.

18:27:22 Gaumont Graphic No 437 Title Our New Ally - Great Demonstration...to welcome Italy s Declaration. Overhead of crowd in London streets, marching groups thru waving Italian flags. GOOD.

18:28:46 Gaumont Graphic No 447 Title: Whither Away? A Draft of the artillery company leaving London. Outside train station, marching into, waving goodbye to & from train passing.

18:29:12 Gaumont Graphic No. 482 Title: Under Russian Guns - Varna-Bulgaria s Black Sea Port Which Is Being Shelled By...Ships. Small ships w/ twin stacks tied up from several angles. High angle of breakwater.

18:29:44 Gaumont Graphic No. 482 Title: All In The Days Work. Digging trenches (GOOD). Troops march along road (brief).

18:30:24 Gaumont Graphic No. 485 Title: During The Battle - Wounded Pass to The Base Where They Receive First Aid. Walking along road; resting alongside eating.

18:31:07 Gaumont Graphic No. 427 Title: Studdy s War Cartoon - His Winning Ways. MCU Cartoon being drawn of U-boat punching Miss Tanker & others: I m great at knocking down girls .

18:32:12 Title: War In The Trenches - Hand Grenades & Bombs... Five kinds of custom-made hand grenades and bombs demonstrated. Man throws, explodes. Men throw & they explode, like Molotov cocktails.

18:33:05 Gaumont Graphic No. 436 Title: Launch of American Battleship - USS Maumee at....yard.

Woman break champagne, holds flowers & waves as ship slides down ways.

18:33:45 Gaumont Graphic No. 436 Title: Asphyxiating Gasses - The Allenbury Patent To Protect Our Troops From Poison. Men w/ rifles behind large logs; gas blows in & troops pull down masks from bill of cap. Get up & run. CU man showing mask w/ elastic.

WWI Aviation; Navy; Propaganda Cartoon;

NOTE: USS Maumee was first US naval ship to be powered by diesel engines. Launched 17Apr15, Mare Island, California by Miss Janet Crose.

Saboteurs - FBI shows evidence against U-Boat Spies

Hole in sand dunes on beach, agents remove boxes.

20:14:05 Int. agent in lab coat holding & showing shovel & other tagged evidence.

20:14:27 Hoover at desk speaks re Nazi saboteurs & espionage (poor quality, raspy).

WWII Espionage; Spying; 1942; 1940s;

Pt. 1 of 2 Deals with social change - labour laws from 1900 thru WWI and 1920s.

4Mar1913 - Military parade on wide Pennsylvania avenue, high angle, people on roofs watch.

09:06:55 President Taft in office signs document, CU of pen on paper. Early NYC traffic scenes - some horse drawn; pedestrians, crowded streets w/ hansom cabs, buses.

09:07:25 Main title: Challenge Of Change

09:07:56 Montage labor, women winding coils; men w/ molten metal. Recent coal mining. Turn of century women at time clock. POV Westinghouse floor from crane. Immigrants off Ellis Island boat w/ luggage. Statue of Liberty. Brief montage, working conditions. POV past street vendors, carts.

09:08:35 MCU Samuel Gompers. Drawing - soldiers shooting crowd, labor violence, social upheaval. CU sign: Department of Labor.

09:08;58 Staged: Man takes books out of horse-drawn carriage into offices, men at desks.

09:09:20 Photo: Archduke Ferdinand w/ wife, spinning newspaper w/ assassination headline. Large artillery firing. Headline Lusitania sunk by sub , Wilson & headline US declares War! . Troops in front of Capitol & headline Yanks are coming! .

09:09:39 Battle scenes. Soldiers out of trenches, over the top, explosions, planes, tanks.

09:09:56 Men in office. Women textile & other factory workers; trade union parade, crowds celebrate WWI armistice, sailors dancing, flag waving, troop ship returning, soldiers off.

09:10:52 Man at job interview. Montage: cotton-picking. sewing factory, steel mill. 1920s baseball w/ Babe Ruth running, wing walker on Avery bi-plane, Black jazz musicians, Charleston dancers, city neon lights, flagpole sitter, sewing factory, night club & tuxedos, dance marathon. Gangsters car headlights, gun firing. 09:11:39 Lindbergh (?) into plane, takes off. Tickertape parade, CU Lindbergh at microphone.

09:11:53 Wall Street stock exchange. CU money counted by bank cashier. Union Riots. Stills child labor.

09:12:22 Automobile assembly, production lines. Cars out of factory. Babe Ruth to home plate. 1930s women at adding machines, male supervisor. Board room meeting. Garment factory, sewing. CU men at metal working machines.

09:13:14 Stock exchange scenes.

09:13:24 Biplane stunt flying into plywood wall. Depression soup kitchen on street. Staged: banks closed, lines waiting. Deserted industrial areas.

09:14:03 POV thru ghetto street market; breadline, old woman served. Poor kids skip rope. President Roosevelt inauguration w/ sd. Poor family eating outside with 9 children. Continued....

Poverty; Industrialisation; Depression; Economics; Workers; American Labor History;

NOTE: Brief shots useful for montages.

Sweden (U-843 submarine raised, Sep58)

Nazi U-Boat U-843 submarine alongside ship afloat after salvaged from strait. Views of encrusted pipes & surfaces. Military men inspect.

Post-WWII; Sunken Navy Ship;

[Germany, 1945]

Montage: factory chimneys, interiors, ships in harbor, man drinking beer, another eating sausage. Grape picking, haying, valleys of cropland, wagons.

13:18:17 19th Century German soldiers w/ swords riding toward camera.

13:18:26 Church congregation singing (German) in early 20th Century dress. Industry ca 1920s.

13:19:03 Royal court w/ Friedrich, military & industrial leaders. Map w/ railroad lines. Navy ships. Pre-WWI Army parades w/ bands, marching. Officers.

13:19:43 College students dueling; scars, toasting. Military General Staff & other officers.

13:20:13 Munitions factory. Eagle. William II painting; riding in MCU. Pan over cheering soldiers. Military review & goosestepping. Montage in various situations.

13:21:25 Time lapse clouds, title Sarajevo. Actors as assassination, newspaper headlines montage & artillery firing: WAR. Pardes. Berlin street scenes w/ cheering crowds & marching troops. Boy in uniform salutes. Dachsund wearing helmet. Crowds wave. Troops marching. Artillery firing, Belgium & troops march thru. Troops wearing gasmasks loading large artillery.

13:23:12 Headlines: Germans Loose Unrestricted Submarine Warfare. U-boat firing & sinking freighter.

13:23:22 Historical troops 1870, cavalry.

13:23:33 President Wilson writing at desk, w/ titles over re barbaric practices. Ship blown up. Headlines. ship sinking. US troops boarding & waving from dock & ship. Down gangway & marching up street & thru countryside & wreckage. Artillery fire, tanks, soldiers out of trenches. Battle & fighting, over the top, thru trneches, across bomb craters

13:25:21 Germans out of trenches & down hillside retreating (?); allies running across craters & barbed wire.

13:25:36 General von Ludendorff standing talking w/ other officers.

13:25:44 Title stating his offer of peace. MS of Pershing, French generals. Clemencau. Pershing shots.

13:26:11 Crowds, headllines: Armistice! Cheering crowds from above. German & Allies meet on battlefield & exchange hats & caps.

WWI Historical Film Montage; Military History; 19th Century; 1910s;

NOTE: Short shorts but usable sequences & good quality.

Big Flood In Havana Causes Heavy Damage

10:21:54 People waist deep in water in city streets; busses & cars. Kids playing, swimming in streets. Men diving.

10:22:30 Title: Survivors of Ship Sunk By U-Boat Reach N.Y.

10:22:35 Men pose at microphone after Atlantic rescued from Norness, first ship torpedoed. MCU Capt. Harold Hansen.

10:22:52 Title: Pacific Coast.

10:22:54 Torpedoed ship being towed to shore by tugs; freight schooner loaded w/ lumber low in water off California.

10:23:25 Tanker survivors on shore after rescue on Pacific coast on docks.

10:23:35 Injured man in hospital speaks, SOF: I was on deck when the submarine surfaced, my arm was broken when they shot away the lifeboat. If we had had a gun we would have blasted them out of the water.

1942; WWII Shipping Attacked; WW2 USA Homefront; Severe Weather;