Combat Bulletin Number 3
(The Allies capture Brest)
1. Operations in France: The Allies capture Brest. 20,000 Germans surrender to the American 9th Army near Orleans September 20th. 2. Peleliu Operations: US forces mop up remaining Japanese in the final phase of the Peleliu campaign. The American invasion of Nagasabu Island September 20th. 3. Weasel M29-C: Demonstration of the Weasel M29-C amphibious transport vehicle in action on Bougainville and Leyte. 4. Construction of Ledo Pipeline by US engineers and construction units from India through Burma. 5. American personnel test captured German 155mm projectiles. 6. US Tank Demonstrations: A Sherman tank is fitted with new tracks for winter operations and carries an assault bridge attached to its turret. A US demolition team blows up a tank obstacle. 7. Battle of the Netherlands: The British 2nd Army liberates Tilburg. British and Canadian forces capture Antwerp. British Royal Marines stage raids in and near Westkapelle and Flushing on Walcheren Island. USA, 1944, B&W, 32 minutes.
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