I. Allies capture Mandalay.Film of air strikes and street fighting; soldiers and locals fraternise; Lord Mountbatten.
II. Film of German surrenders. German surrenders at Caserta, at Lüneburg Heath (Montgomery, Friedeburg and Kinzel), at Rheims (Jodl, Bedell Smith) and at Berlin (Keitel, Friedeburg, Zhukov, Spaatz, Tedder, de Lattre de Tassigny); German civilians hear news of war's end.
III. Military Government in Germany A sequence of images: civilians looting clothing from train; occupying soldiers restore order (check documents, requisition and distribute food; collection of weapons); restoration of services (coal, electricity etc); de-Nazification; shooting of a saboteur.