• Short Summary

    US troops attempt to build pontoon bridge across the flooded Volturno River and train for battle

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Floods in the Path of the Army

    ITALY:
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    AMERICA MILITARY U.S.Engineers build pontoon bridge across flooded Volturn in Italy..very strong wind..Bridge carried away


    BRIDGES U.S. Engineers build pontoon across flooded Volturno (Italy) Strong currents carry bridge..strong wind


    FLOODS AND STORMS. In Italy..flooded Volturno..U.S. engineers build pomtoon bridge..river carries bridge away..strong wind


    ITALY.MILITARY Floods hold up 5th. Army.. Volturno river fast heavy current..Engineers build pontoon bridge..river carries bridge away..Very strong wind


    MILITARY BRITISH. Allied armies manoeuvres in Middle East


    NATIVES. African fire bren guns (G)


    RIVERS. U.S. Engineers build pontoon bridge over flooded VOLTURNO (Italy) Strong current carries bridge away


    Italy; Weather; Disasters and Accidents; Military - Active

    WWII, World War II, World War Two, War, Second World War
    Background: US troops attempt to build pontoon bridge across the flooded Volturno River and train for battle

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA5L0PS5NCRUIXDB1XCLCYJYZ3
    Media URN:
    VLVAA5L0PS5NCRUIXDB1XCLCYJYZ3
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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