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Title:LA VOIX DES ALLIES (PART 1) [Allocated Title]
Film Number:A70 96-8
Summary: Additional coverage of the dissemination of broadsheets and information to the inhabitants in the British and Canadian sectors of Normandy by No 12 Amplification Unit.
Description: I. The captain in charge of the unit and a sergeant typist are seen listening to the BBC news bulletin and taking down details in shorthand. The news is seen being typed out and the copy then being delivered to the printing works where the end product, "La Voix des Allies", is printed for distribution.
II. French civilians are seen reading copies of "La Voix des Allies" outside the Cathedral of St Etienne in Caen.
Notes: Note: See A70 96-7 and 91-2 for similar complementary footage and refer to A70 66-3 for material showing the psychological warfare unit in action in the Orne bridge-head.
Remarks: Good footage. Best seen with the items of ciné material listed above.