Britain's Inland Water Patrol

1940, Norfolk Broads (Norfolk)

Britain's Inland Water Patrol

A newsreel of Britain's armed forces patrolling the Norfolk Broads at the beginning of World War II.

Soldiers and sailors in armed high-speed motor boats patrol the rivers and broads. The craft speed down the Bure from Wroxham. Soldiers control the Lewis guns, mounted for engaging paratroops and planes on exercise.

Keywords

Artillery; British Army; Motor boats, Lewis guns, Royal Navy; World War II

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