OCCUPATION OF CZECHOSLOVAKIA Hitlers occupation of the rest of Czechoslovakia: formations of bombers are seen in the sky against the silhouettes of buildings; tanks roll through foggy countryside, personnel standing in hatches; armed soldiers goose step on a city street.
WORLD WAR TWO HAS BEGUN World War Two has begun: uniformed soldiers lie on their bellies behind barbed wire, facing a landscape marked by plumes of smoke; artillery is pushed into position by soldiers and the guns are fired; airplanes take off from a runway; the profile of a pilot is seen within an airborne plane; and, an aerial view of the landscape below is seen, plumes of smoke rise from explosions.
OCCUPATION OF PARIS - WWII Uniformed Nazi troops goose step on a side street in Paris watched by crowds of onlookers; a woman wipes her nose with a handkerchief as she looks out of a window; smiling Nazi soldiers run the swastika flag up a flag pole; looking upward from below, soldiers are seen ascending the stairs of the Eiffel Tower.
AUSTRIA - WWII A motorcade moves along a street in Vienna watched by an enormous crowd. Adolph Hitler, standing in an open car, looks up at someone above him, arm raised in a Nazi Salute; Arthur Seyss-Inquart looks down from the balcony he stands on, arm extended in a Nazi Salute. Crowds are seen at night watching an open car containing a soldier carrying a swastika flag, and a man giving the Nazi Salute; members of the crowd return the salute; and uniformed troops march through the crowd.
USS PANAY SINKS - WWII A boat pulls alongside the sinking gunboat U.S.S. Panay; sailors are seen in the process of abandoning ship; injured passengers are assisted onto lifeboats; a heavily laden lifeboat pulls away from the Panay; smoke from the sinking ship is seen.
ETHIOPIAN INVASION Armed soldiers gather in an Ethiopian village. A uniformed Haile Selassie faces the camera; Ethiopian troops are seen from a distance, moving in formation in the countryside, and from close range, carrying weapons; soldiers in the field fire artillery and machine guns at Ethiopians.
RHINELAND INVASION Watched by civilians, armed Nazi soldiers reenter the de-militarized Rhineland. Soldiers in towns on horse drawn wagons pulling artillery, on horseback, goose step marching, and standing at attention with rifles.
MANCHURIAN INVASION Japans full-scale invasion of Manchuria. Aerial footage of Chinas Great Wall; troops marching on the Great Wall; bombers flying in formation, dropping bombs; landscape, explosions and destruction of bombing is seen; a child sits on train tracks outside what remains of a train station, crying; men rescue a child from the rubble; a woman and child sit in a wagon with all their belongings.
NIGHTTIME CELEBRATIONS IN GERMANY Nighttime celebrations include a torchlight parade of people carrying torches, Nazi flags and a portrait of Hitler; a building with a brightly lit swastika on the top; soldiers dipping flags in salute; uniformed men, including von Hindenburg and Hitler in civilian dress standing on a reviewing stand; and a brightly light Heil Hitler sign and fireworks.
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