British Eighth Army and U.S. Fifth Army invade the soft underbelly of Europe through Italy?
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SLATE INFORMATION: Broken Axis, Italian Surrender Disintegrates Three-Power Pact
AARNOLD, Major General Mjr.Gen.H.H.at Citadel, Quebec for Conference w. Allied Chiefs
ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT Troops & equipment embark from Sicily..land at dawn in Italy..disembark.
ATHLONE, Earl of At Quebec Conference..arr:at Rideau Hall w.Roosevelt
BADGER, Admiral oscar. At Quebec Conference
BEST, Doctor C.H. (co-discoverer of Insulin) Presnets honorary degree Doctor of Law to Pres. Roosevelt from University of London, Eng. in Canada
BRACKEN BRENDON. (Minister of Information). At Press meeting w.Churchill, Roosevelt etc.Quebec
BREADNER, Air Marshal L.S. At Quebec Conference
BROOKE, Sir Alan. At Quebec Conference
CANADA. Mass church parade in open air attended by Mrs. Mary Churchill..all services present..Churchill & Roosevelt w.heads of services at Quebec Conference..Mary speaks to people of Canada & U.S.A..P.M.w. Mackenzie King drives thro' streets in Quebec..Roosevelt visits Ottawa..at War Memorial
CHURCHES. Mrs. Churchill & daughter Mary attend mass Church Parade in Quebec.. Army, Navy & Air Force take part..Altar w. airmen in foreground..Catholic Mass w. CWAC girls..stages in open air W.wife & Mary return home from Quebec
CHURCHILL, Mary. Now Mrs Christopher Soames Speaks to Canada..w.mother at mass Church Parade..takes salute w1Capt.Gaurreau & Brig.Gen.Blais..w.C.W.C.officers at Kent House, Quebec..w.mother at window of City Hall.
CHURCHILL, Mary. Now Mrs Christopher Soames Returns home from Canada w.Father & mother
CHURCHILL Welcomed in Quebec..w.MacKenzie King meets Mr.Soong..goes for drive w.MacKenzie King..at Quebec Hall.. w. Roosevelt & Mr.King meet reporters at end of Conference..on terrace of Citadel..w.Eden,Bracken etc.
CHURCHILL Mrs. Churchill w.Mary at Mass Church Parade,Quebec..together at City Hall.
COLERIDGE, Commander R. Commander R.D. at Quebec Conference
COOKE, Rear-Admiral Charles M. At Quebec Conference
DEANE, Brig. Gen. J.R. (Sec.to U.S.Chiefs of Staff) At Quebec Conference
DILL, Major General (Sir John). At Quebec Conference
EDEN, Mr.Anthony. At Quebec Conference
EISENHOWER, General. Speaks when ITALY SURRENDERS
FAIRCHILD, Mjr-Gen. M.S. At Quebec Conference
FLAGS. British & U.S. used in Quebec Conference
FREASEMEN, Commander W.L. At Quebec Conference
GAURREAU, Captain. R.C.N.V.R. W.Mary Churchill & Brig-Gen. Blais takes salute at open air mass Church Parade in Quebec..all services present
HANDY, Mjr. Gen. T.H. At Quebec Conference
HARRIMAN, Mrs (U.S. Minister to Norway) Arrives Citadel,Quebec w.other officials(conference)
HULL, Cordell. Arr:conference Quebec met by Mackenzie King.
ISMAY, Lt. Gen. Sir Hastings (Staff Officer Minister of Defence) At Quebec Conference
KING ADMIRAL/(U.S). R.M. Admiral E.J.at Quebec Conference
KING, MacKenzie. W.Churchill welcomes Mr.Soong to Quebec..arr; Conference w.Cordell Hull..goes for drive w.Churchill.. at City Hall..W.P.M.& Roosevelt meet reporters..welcomes Roosevelt to Canada.
KNOX, Col. Frank. & wife. At Quebec Conference
KUTER, Brig-Gen. Lawrence. At Quebec Conference
LEAHY ADMIRAL. At Citadel. Quebec for Conference..churchill etc.
LETTSON, Brig-Gen. At Citadel, Quebec for Conference w. Allied Chiefs
LONG, Commander Victor. At Quebec Conference
LOVETTE, Commander (U.S. Navy Public Relations) At Quebec Conference
MAP. Italy, showing ring round S. Europe
MARSHALL, George C. General. (U.S.) At Quebec Conference
MILITARY BRITISH. Beach in Sicily before Italy surrendered..men embarking.. ships & lorries go aboard..night crossing..A.C.L's land S. Italy at dawn..men & cars etc. disembark.. tommy waves car on its way..lib: scenes N. Africa campaign ..wade thro' water to shore.
MORROW, Wing Commander (Sec. to Canadian Chiefs). At Quebec Conference
MOUNTBATTEN, Lord Louis & Lady. Lord Louis at table Quebec Conference
MUSSOLINI. Lib.shots in QUEBEC CONFERENCE
NAVAL BRITISH. A.C.L's & shipping w. men & equipment etc. at Sicilian Port..cross straits in darkness..land & disembark S. Italy at dawn..ship's A.A. guns firing at plane
NELLES, Vice Ad.Percy At Quebec Conference w.Chiefs of Staff
OTTAWA. Pres.Roosevelt visits..speaks to crowd..at war memorial.. at Rideau Hall w. Earl of Athlone..Dr Best presents honorary degree to Roosevelt..speaks at House of Commons..At Quebec w. Churchill
PORTAL,Sir C. At Quebec Conference w.Chiefs of Staff
POUND Ad Sir Dudley. At Quebec Conference
QUEBEC QUEBEC CONFERENCE..Churchill & Roosevelt w.heads of staff..Mackenzie King w.Churchill meet Mr.Soong.
QUEBEC King w.P.M.drive thro' streets..Mary addresses people of Canada...Mrs.Churchill w.Mary attend open air service mass Church Parade..Chiefs of Staff in Conference Room..reporters interviews P.M..Roosevelt etc. on terrace of Citadel.
REMOND, Grig.H. At Quebec Conference
ROYAL, Captain F.B. At Quebec Conference
SHIPPING. In Sicilian port ready for invasion of Italy..cross Straits in darkness..land S. Italy at dawn..men & equipment disembark
SOONG, T.V. Dr. Arr: Quebec for Conference..met by Churchill & Mackenzie King.
LAURENT, Hon.L.S.St.(Canada's Minister of Justice.) Greets Col. Knox at Quebec Conference
STUART, Gen. K. (Canadian Chief of Staff). At Citadel, Quebec for Conference .. Churchill etc.
WEDEMEYER, Brig-Gen. A.C. At Quebec Conference
willson, Vice-Admiral Russell. At Quebec Conference
WOMEN ARMY AUXILIARY CORPS (AMERICAN). Mrs. Churchill w. daughter Mary attend open air mass Church Parade..C.W.A.C. girls present..Mary w. C.W.A.C's at Kent House, Quebec.
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Background: British Eighth Army and U.S. Fifth Army invade the soft underbelly of Europe through Italy in Operation Baytown under Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery, leading to the unconditional surrender of Italy and its removal as an Axis power