Allied troops advance into Brittany, Monty seen in tactics conference with Canadian officers.
Title reads: "Roads to Victory".
Various shots of British tanks and infantry advancing along roads towards and into Aunay-sur-Odon. One of the soldiers on a tank winks and gives thumbs up, troops generally seem in high spirits. Various shots of troops taking cover when sniper fire rings out. Various M/Ss of camouflaged tanks moving through village.
Various L/Ss of fairly heavy artillery in action. L/S of explosions on French town. L/S of flail tanks in action, crossing a mine field. L/S of mines exploding. Soldiers shelter from explosions beneath parked tank.
Various shots of burning, wrecked German tanks in Brittany. Various M/Ss American infantry moving through town, as they pass they shake hands with French civilians.
Various M/Ss of Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery (aka Monty) in conference with Allied Forces officers, including Canadian General Crerar, Commander-in-Chief of 1st Canadian Army. They discussing tactics for the Canadian advance towards Falaise.
Various shots of lines of German prisoners being led in with their hands on their heads.