• Short Summary

    Surrender at the Cape Bon peninsula and US Army Airforce attacks Italian targets over Palermor

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Victory in Africa First Pictures from Cape Bon

    AFRICA: Cape Bon Peninsula:
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    AEROPLANE R.A.F. U.S. Army Air Force w. R.A.F. in FLYING FORTRESSES over Sicilian Channel..B.17. w. tail turret shot away

    AEROPLANES AMERICAN w.R.A.F. in FLYING FORTRESSES over Sicilian Channel..B.17. w. tail turret shot away

    FREYBERG. Maj Gen.B.C. V.C. G.O.C. N.Z.E.F Introduces Marshal Messe to Montgomery in N.Africa

    GERMAN MILITARY Von Arnim at airport en route to England..smiling Germans captured at Cape Bon..picked up by R.Navy off coast..dead German by side of boat

    ITALY - Military. Marshal Messe surrenders to 8th Army..introduced to Gen. Montgomery by Gen. Freybourg

    MESSE MARSHAL (ITALIAN) Surrenders to 8th Army..w. Gen.Montgomery

    Military British FIRST PICTURES FROM CAPE BON..prisoners taken, smiling Germans..deserted gun & searchlight positions.. Marshal Messe surrenders to 8th Army..Gen. Freybourg introduces Messes to Gen. Montgomery..von Arnim at airport in N.A. en route to England

    MONTGOMERY LT.GENERAL w. Marshal Messe when he surrenders to 8th Army at Cape Bon

    NAVAL Destroyer on patrol off CAPE BON..navy bombard.. escaped German prisoners picked up..of board w. Br: crew..take prisoners back to N.A. for internment.. dead German in water beside boat

    PRISONERS OF WAR. Prisoners taken at CAPE BON.(Germans)..looking happy..Marshal Messe surrenders..w.Gen.Montgomery..& Gen. von Arnim at airport

    SHIPPING BATTLER miniature aircraft carrier..Planes on deck, crews go to gun stations..adjusting torpedoe on plane

    SURVIVORS. Germans picked up in boats & from water when Cape Bon falls

    VON ARNIM COLONEL GENERAL (German) At airport in North Africa before coming England

    Military - Active

    setback, US army airforce, Italian islands, flying, airplanes, Italian targets, North Africa, antiaircraft, B17, Sicilian Channel, docks and shipping World War II, Second World War
    Background: Surrender at the Cape Bon peninsula and US Army Airforce attacks Italian targets over Palermor

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAATS7PXCUXG044BY56U5V7JZYM
    Media URN:
    VLVAATS7PXCUXG044BY56U5V7JZYM
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/05/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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