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Title:TRIALS OF SHERMAN DD AND M19 FLOTATION DEVICE [Allocated Title]
Film Number:ADM 1036
Other titles:INVASION EQUIPMENT TRIALS [Allocated Series Title]
Description: I. Sherman DD manoeuvres onto LCT 162 on beach. Various shots as DD, screen raised, drives off 162 into water and swims ashore. Cameraman's second reel repeats this sequence of events.
II. MS and CUs of a Sherman with M19 flotation gear. M1A1 6 ton heavy wrecker begins disassembling flotation skirt. MS on starboard quarter of M19-equipped Sherman at sea - Sherman DD visible in the background. MSs of Sherman DD underway.