Summary

Footage Information

Budget Films
US-BGT-B581-96
D-Day On Land, Sea & Air
Great scenes of D-Day include American troops boarding planes, transport planes taking off, columns of troops marching along roads, battleships firing cannons. Planes fill the sky, drop bombs. Point of view shots of bombs falling from plane and exploding on ground, small transport vessels nearing the shore, troops storming the beaches at Normandy, a soldier falls dead moments after reaching land, a wounded GI is carried on a stretcher, Nazi soldiers surrender with hands raised. Fantastic point of view shots from planes firing on Nazi planes on the ground and in the air which explode in flames. Also POV firing on enemy boats in rivers. DOC - 1944 - B/W

Keywords

1944
1940's
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black and white
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World War 2
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June 6
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