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- Related period
- Second World War (content)
- Directorate of Public Relations, War Office (Production sponsor)
Army Film and Photographic Unit (Production company)
Harris, L W J (Production individual)
- Production date
- Place made
whole: Footage: 678 ft; Running time: 7 mins
- Catalogue number
- A70 25-2
Associated people and organisations
- Gale, Richard Nelson
- British Army, Royal Engineers
- British Army, Bde, Airlanding, 6
- British Army, Div, Airborne, 6
- British Army, Corps 1
- British Army, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, 2nd Battalion
- British Army, Military Police
- British Army, Royal Army Medical Corps
- British Army, Independent Paratroop Coy 22
- Royal Air Force
- Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm
- animals, mammals: dog
- equipment, British military - general: parachute canister
- equipment, British military - personal: parachute
- equipment, British military - personal: French 'invasion' currency
- intelligence, military, British: pep talk
- operations, British military - preparation: airborne
- operations, British military - maintenance
- recreation, British military - casual
- society, British military - sustenance: compo rations (packed)
- transport, British military - 2/3 wheel: motorcycle
- transport, British military - prime mover: Polsten gun carriage
- weapons, British - grenade: No 36
- weapons, British - grenade: No 39
- weapons, British - projector: PIAT
- weapons, British - gun: 6-pounder gun
- weapons, British - smallarm: Bren
- weapons, British - smallarm: Sten
- weapons, British - smallarm: Vickers medium machine gun