WORLD WAR II: FOOD FOR FREEDOM (1940s) Pt 1
Allies send food to England as people struggle to survive the blitz
HD Footage of European Refugees From War Arrive In New York City, 1940
In its last scheduled trip the ocean liner SS Washington arrives in New York City with 1,787 refugees from Europe fleeing Nazi Germany and its plans to invade Britain. Fleeing the planned invasion of Britain by Nazi Germany, 1787 refugees arrive in New York City. It's the last scheduled trip for the ocean liner SS Washington and Americans who didn't catch the boat may be caught in the long awaited German blitzkrieg" against England and the Luftwaffe attacks on Wales
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1940 London Blitz
WWII, b&w newsreel - The London Blitz - silhouetted building on fire - smoke and flames escapes from large building - silhouettes of buildings with fire behind - building burns - London Blitz - air raid - bombers attack city - Blitzkrieg - firefighters
War Comes to America, newsreels, & World War II
UNIVERSAL NEWS REEL B&W silent Universal Newsreel Presents A Graphic Resume of the Epochal Events of the Past Year [WWII] Blitzkrieg: 1940; Norway: Refugees fleeing city/ German troops marching into city/ fleets at sea/ ships firing guns/ battle scenes at sea; Aerial shots of Heinkel bombers in flight/ Nazi soldiers parachute out/ hundreds of them/ street scenes / people fleeing for cover/ explosions; The Battle of Britain: German planes dropping bombs on British ships/ British planes in flight/ WS of the skyline of London/ guns firing/ Aerials at night of London burning/ shots of destroyed areas/ King George and Queen Mary visiting w/ the people/ Winston Churchill observing damages/ bombed out churches and other bldgs; Destroyers for Britain: VS of a fleet of destroyers; America Prepares: FDR signing document/ CU of docu reading Sept. 16.1940. VS of American Recruits; VS of Campaign Elections activities/ FDR waving from White House; Shots of bridge collapsing. Tacoma-Narrows bridge collapse; On the War Front
German paratroopers and bombers strike Belgium during blitzkrieg (WW2)
World War II German Blitzkrieg (lightning war) in Belgium. German paratroops jump from aircraft and descend on parachutes into Belgium. German bombers in flight. Civilians and children seeking safety on street. Explosion near a building in the city. Location: Belgium. Date: 1940.
WORLD WAR II
POV IN A TANK. MAY 1940. TANKS SMASH THROUGH THE WOODS. ARTILLERY CANNONS FIRE WWII WARFARE. GERMANS IN FRANCE. THE BLITZKRIEG. DESTROYED STONE BRIDGE. DESERTED VILLAGE.
AFP-25-IK 35mm; VTM-25-IK Beta SP
GERMAN BOMBING #2
TIME TO REMEMBER - RUN RABBIT RUN ( 1940 ) - reel 2
Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened. <br/><br/>Reel 2. <br/><br/>01:06:04 London - VS of heavily sandbagged buildings. Signs telling people to be prepared - The Phoney War. Air Raid Precaution displays, mock ups of bomb damage and crashed enemy planes. The ARP and other Civil Defence forces show their skills.<br/><br/>01:06:45 Buckingham Palace hosts a sewing group. Queen Elizabeth knitting.<br/><br/>01:07:01 People watch a Chimpanzees' tea party and visiting the Zoo. LS Of Palace of Westminster. Voiceover quotes 'In God's name go!". MS of Neville Chamberlain leaving Downing Street. SV of Winston Churchill walking in.<br/><br/>01:07:53 VS of German troops launching Blitzkrieg invasion into Holland France.<br/><br/>01:08:26 Dutch and Belgian troops prepare guns. VS British and French troops cross the Belgian frontier to take up positions. Tanks and guns move forwards. VS of German troops fighting in streets as they invade France. Air to air shots of Stuka dive bombers. Attack on the River Meuse bridges. German troops cross the river in small boats. Various shots of refugees on the move. British troops march past on their way forward. More good shots of Stuka Dive bombers. German troops move through burning town.<br/><br/>01:11:43 French Troops boarding ships in Holland to escape. Refugees are also seen leaving on ships. German planes attack ships. VS of the Dutch Royal Family on board ship as they come to England. VS of Queen Wilhelmina, Princess Juliana and Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands arriving in Dover.<br/><br/>01:13:05 VS of refugees being cared for in reception centres in England.<br/><br/>01:13:34 End of Part One Titles.
MOVIETONE'S WAR TIME NEWS - REPORTED BY LESLIE MITCHELL
ISSUE_NO = 588 NO_OF_ITEMS = 12 ITEM_NO = 1 DESCRIPTION : BLITZKRIEGS MAY COME BUT NAZIS WILL FALL - Germany makes massed aerial attacks on the defences of London. CARD_FILE = 39972 CARD_TITLE : Blitzkriegs May Come But Nazis Will Fall SHOT_LIST : A symposium made from CARD 39664 & 39671. Formation of German bombers are sighted, British fighters take off and join issue. Shots of crashed Nazi planes, including one on fire. Spitfires and Hurricanes. KEYWORDS : Airforce - Active; Spitfire Fighters; Aviation; Air Raids and War Damage; Battle of Britain; Great Britain; Hurricane Fighters INDEX : Battle Of Britain MATERIAL : Neg 5403 See CARD 39664 & 39671 LENGTH_SHOT = 93 DATE_SUBD = 00/00/1940
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Scenes from the London Blitz during World War II
1:15 pm on Sunday: [March 20, 2022 broadcast]
A2 / France 2
1940 London Blitz
WWII, b&w newsreel - The London Blitz - silhouetted building on fire - smoke escapes from large building - silhouettes of buildings with fire behind - large building with fire truck and men in front, fires, building burns - firemen battle flames - London Blitz - air raid - bombers attack city - Blitzkrieg - firefighters
WORLD WAR II
- 01 17 43 TITLE: "DIE DEUTSCHE WOCHENSCHAU" (GERMAN WEEKLY SHOW). WAS THE SOLE SERIES OF GERMAN NEWSREELS FROM 1940 TO END OF WWII. FILM SHOWS NAZI ATTACK ON SOVIET UNION, ENTERING SOVIET REPUBLIC OF BELARUS AND SE POLAND. EFFECTS OF "BLITZKRIEG" DURING LIGHTNING ADVANCE. HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS SOVIET PRISONERS. GRAPHIC
A bombed house in London, England during World War 2 blitz by German Luftwaffe.
Aftermath of Nazi blitzkrieg (blitz) bombings on London, England during World War II. Debris piled up. A bombed house. Auxiliary Fire Service and ARP men clear away debris. A truck in the foreground. Men work during the rescue operations. Uniforms hang in a bombed house. Location: London England United Kingdom. Date: September 1940.
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King George VI and Queen Elizabeth walk through and talk with crowds in bombed London street in 1940
[WWII] Blitzkrieg: 1940 Norway: Refugees fleeing city/ German troops marching into city/ fleets at sea/ ships firing guns/ battle scenes at sea. Aerial shots of Heinkel bombers in flight/ Nazi soldiers parachute out/ hundreds of them/ street scenes / people fleeing for cover/ explosions. The Battle of Britain: German planes dropping bombs on British ships/ British planes in flight/ WS of the skyline of London/ guns firing/ Aerials at night of London burning/ shots of destroyed areas/ King George and Queen Mary visiting w/ the people/ Winston Churchill observing damages/ bombed out churches and other bldgs. Destroyers for Britain: VS of a fleet of destroyers. America Prepares: FDR signing document/ CU of docu reading Sept. 16.1940. VS of American Recruits. VS of Campaign Elections activities/ FDR waving from White House. Shots of bridge collapsing.
DN-B-196 Beta SP
[Kennedy, Joseph - Statement on War Probability]
Guest plato: Maxime Patte, birthday Appeal of June 18
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The 23rd Reconnaissance Squadron National Guard learns 'Blitzkrieg' method of war in Springfield, Illinois.
The 23rd Reconnaissance Squadron National Guard being trained in Springfield, Illinois. The squadron gets new six ton armored cars. They learn 'Blitzkrieg' method of war. Men aboard the cars advancing on a field. Aircraft in flight overhead. They aim anti-aircraft guns from the cars at the aircraft. Location: Springfield Illinois USA. Date: June 10, 1940.
Paramount
King George VI and Queen Elizabeth tour bomb-damaged Buckingham Palace during World War II
SCN-17 16mm Beta SP
GERMANS BOMBING HOLLAND
[WWII] Blitzkrieg: 1940 Norway: Refugees fleeing city/ German troops marching into city/ fleets at sea/ ships firing guns/ battle scenes at sea. Aerial shots of Heinkel bombers in flight/ Nazi soldiers parachute out/ hundreds of them/ street scenes / people fleeing for cover/ explosions. The Battle of Britain: German planes dropping bombs on British ships/ British planes in flight/ WS of the skyline of London/ guns firing/ Aerials at night of London burning/ shots of destroyed areas/ King George and Queen Mary visiting w/ the people/ Winston Churchill observing damages/ bombed out churches and other bldgs. Destroyers for Britain: VS of a fleet of destroyers. America Prepares: FDR signing document/ CU of docu reading Sept. 16.1940. VS of American Recruits. VS of Campaign Elections activities/ FDR waving from White House. Shots of bridge collapsing.
1940: Battle of Lille to protect Dunkirk
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1940 London Blitz
WWII, b&w newsreel - The London Blitz - silhouetted building on fire - smoke escapes from large building - silhouettes of buildings with fire behind - large building with fire truck and men in front, fires, building burns - firemen battle flames - London Blitz - air raid - bombers attack city - Blitzkrieg - firefighters