Coast Guard Film at Normandy France, June 1944. - United States Naval Photographic Center film #10769 National Archives description.
1; CU Two sailors and a British WREN.
2; MS Two British soldiers sitting in park.
3; LS Overlooking LCMs and LCVPs tied up to docking area in British town.
4; HA MLS American soldiers loading into LCVP in docking area.
5; LS Column of soldiers coming down to pier area.
6; LS Soldiers boarding LCVPs.
7; MLS Soldiers in ranks waiting to board landing craft.
8; HA MS Soldiers loading aboard LCVP.
9; LS Part of invasion Task Force.
10; LS Two Coast Guardsmen aboard LCI.
11; LS British battleship of the Warspite Class.
12; LS British transport underway.
13; CU Coast guard HM; Red Cross on his steel helmet.
14; LS Destroyer of the Livermore Class underway left to right.
15; LS LST; barge pushed up to loading ramp.
16; MLS LCI, loaded with troops, dead in water.
17; MS Signalman manning 24" signal light on signal bridge.
18; CU Signalman unlocking pivot of 24" signal light.
19; LA MS Barrel of open 5"38 caliber mount; man in foul-weather gear on lookout.
20; LS Transport underway.
21; HA LS Boat crew readying LCM.
22; CU Gears of winch.
23; MS Coast Guard Lieutenant, in dress blues and garrison cap, and two enlisted men.
24; ECU Anchor chain coming up hawse pipe; stream of water going down and washing chain.
25; MLS Coast Guardsmen on deck of transport getting ready to lower gangway.
26; MS Same as before (SV).
27; CU Coast Guardsman making splice in line.
28; MLS Interior to troop's compartments, with soldiers checking rifles, etc.
29; MS Two soldiers cleaning water-cooled, 30 caliber Browning machine gun.
30; CU Same as before.
31; CU Two soldiers cleaning firing mechanism of machine gun.
32; CU Soldier in fatigues, cleaning barrel of carbine.
33; MCU Men cleaning machine gun.