WW2 1941/42 compilation – 221251 07 | Footage Farm



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Battle of the Atlantic scenes cont’d. Convoy of supply ships at sea w/ battleship escort; supply ship sunk; lifeboat. German? submarine firing at supply ship. Warship HMS King George V guarding merchant navy. German battleship Bismarck under fire May41. RAF planes in flight above Allied convoy at sea. Lend-lease planes & supplies unloaded & uncrated at dock.
13:58:31 Fighter plane flying over Iraqi desert? Allies guarding fort captured on Middle East oil pipeline. General Charles de Gaulle greets Gen. Wavell. High angle shot Palestine oil depot. Sign Nazareth Town. Allies towards Syria. Signpost in English & Arabic – Jerusalem, Nazareth, Mas-Ha. Free French Forces & British troops in truck & tank convoy.
13:59:20 Wheat harvest in Ukraine – grain supplies coveted by Nazis. Nazi invasion of USSR – burning villages. Red Army military parade. Paratroop drop. Soviet armored cars & tanks. CU Gen. Voroshilov & others. Battle scenes – explosions – tank advance, USSR bombers over.
14:00:51 RAF bomber loaded at airfield & take off. Bombers in flight – bombs away – aerial views bombs exploding – German anti-aircraft crew – AV wrecked industries, railyard & goods yard. Germans repairing.
14:01:56 Canadian war effort – workers in munitions factory – farming – Canadian warships & coastal defenses – troops at military ceremony – Canadian pilots training in England. RAF fighters on training mission. [Ends abruptly.]Compilation film of varying quality material.

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