36th Division forces establish beachhead on Green Beach. Three bulldozers level beach. Naval Beach Patrol on duty in marked off beach sector. One man sends message over telegraph key while smoking a pipe. Sign on beach reads 'Beach CP Shore Party' One bulldozer pulls stalled jeep out of water. Barrage balloons float in sky over ships. LST (Landing Ship, Tank) U.S. 989 at beach.
Location on camera slate likely misspelled. 36th Division American soldiers speak with French civilian men and women in Saint Raphael in Southern France. Soldier on motorcycle poses with French children. Another soldier talks to children. U.S. soldiers lounge.
Bombed 36th Division LST in water on Green Beach near Saint Raphael, France. LST damaged after bombing. Smoke rises from the wreck. Ordnance litters the beach.
36th Division troops march in Southern France near Saint Raphael. Trucks pass by marching soldiers. Sign on road reads, '36th DIV PW Enclosure' Burning LST (Landing Ship, Tank) as seen from behind wall of a building at night.
Four DUCKW (six wheel drive amphibious truck) approaches beach from harbor. LCI (Landing Craft, Infantry) pulls to beach alongside LCT (Landing Craft, Tank). U.S. sailor uses blinker on tripod to signal ships in harbor. U.S. soldiers by the sailor. 36th Division on Green Beach near Saint Raphael.
DUCKW (six-wheel drive amphibious trucks) leave LST (Landing Craft, Tank) and move down beach. MPs guard large number of German prisoners. Prisoners of war in formation. Individual POW. POW march to LST under MP guard.