Allies battle past Atlantic wall--outtakes
Fox Movietone News Story 52-87
1944-06-08 to 1944-07-06
Various scenes of navy activities including naval gunfire support; anti-submarine warfare; and landing craft. Scenes of a Royal Canadian Navy shipboard funeral. Scenes of wounded being taken ashore from USS LST 370. Men singing aboard ship during church service. More scenes include a German conference room (Nazi symbol visible), invasion beaches, United States Army soldiers getting haircuts and having French lesson by using jeep as blackboard, and soldiers reading a German language instruction manual and "Yank" magazine. Soldier helmets with home cities listed on the back (Rochester, NY and West Virginia). Title cards identify cameraman name and roll number.
Burial at sea.
Funeral at sea.
World War, 1939-1945--Naval operations, American.
Naval art and science.
Funeral rites and ceremonies.
United States. Army.
Filmed on June 8 and July 6, 1944.
Fox Movietone News (Production unit). Fox News (Production unit). Charles Lehmann (Camera operator). William Storz (Camera operator). Weber Hall (Camera operator). James Seebach (Camera operator). 19 (Production unit). J. Darling (Sound).
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
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