These clips are taken from colour footage filmed on 7 June 1944.
Landing craft were used to transport men and equipment across the English Channel on and after D-Day. This clip shows armoured vehicles and supplies being loaded onto landing craft in Britain.
Naval operations continued after D-Day. The Allied navies transported men and equipment during the post-invasion build-up and provided artillery support to troops advancing inland.
DUKWs are amphibious vehicles and were used to transport supplies and equipment during the Allied build-up. Able to operate in water and on land, DUKWs took supplies onto the beaches from supply ships offshore.