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Description: LCT(5) 2422 disembarks Churchill Bridgelayer which wades ashore past camera - LCT(3) 340 in the background. CU pan along Churchill. MS sequence as bridge is raised and lowered into position, lying flat on sandy beach. CU as arm disengages from the bridge span, and the tank reverses and retracts arm. Churchill then extends the arm again, moves forward to re-connect, and lifts the bridge span back into the travelling position. CUs of hydraulics and waterproofed extension to cupola, air intake trunking and side escape hatch - a crew member crawls in through this hatch which is then sealed with waterproofing compound.