WORLD WAR II BEGINS Germany invades Poland and World War II begins. France declares war and moves it's army into the great Maginot Line. Britain transports a huge army to France. The Anglo-French naval supremacy is the Allies' greatest asset for a victory. Destroyers fire their cannons.
ON THE WAR FRONT- FRANCE French gunners shell the Nazi lines with huge 16-inch railway rifles. The Duchess of Windsor "does her bit" by establishing a package-forwarding agency to send parcels to the troops. Eighteen-hundred women and girls work in plane factories, turning out high-speed bombing planes.
Date: January 17, 1940 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:01:19:00, No Audio
BASTILLE DAY A crowd of French citizens gather around a fountain near the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Soldiers march down the Champs-Elysees to celebrate Bastille Day. Colonial troops in North Africa ride on horseback to celebrate the French holiday. A parade marches passed L\'arc de triomphe and down the Champs-Elysees.
eFootage is a premier HD, film and video stock footage archive (contemporary and vintage) specializing in news, industrial, and more.
We have over one million additional stock footage clips that we can search upon request.
A premier dv, film and video, digital and hd stock footage archive