• Short Summary

    Troops capture prisoners and invade several towns in Sicily

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Ashore in Sicily Allied Troops Move Inland and Capture Towns

    ITALY: Sicily:
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    AMERICA MILITARY U.S.troops in donkey-cart..at AVOLA, Sicily.


    AMPHIBIOUS CRAFT. Amphibian lorry lands in Sicily


    ASSAULT LANDING CRAFT Land troops & being bombed off SICILY..smoke from one


    BREN-CARRIERS. Brens land in Sicily..enter Avola


    ITALY MILITARY Prisoners in Sicily embarking for Africa..& on roads, marching


    MAP. Relief map Sicily


    MILITARY BRITISH. ASHORE IN SICILY..troops wade ashore..brens & lorried infantry..enter AVOLA, ROSOLINI, SYRACUSE


    MONTGOMERY LT.GENERAL Looks during SICILY campaign C.U.rather dark


    NAVAL BRITISH. A.C.L's 1 and troops in Sicily..bombs explode nr. craft


    PRISONERS OF WAR Italian prisoners on roads & embarking from Sicily P.O.W. Cage sign


    SHIPPING. Br: A.C.L's land troops & bomb bursts nr. off Sicily


    SICILY ASHORE IN SICILY..troops wade ashore..enemy bomb A.C.L's..one ship ablaze..brens & lorried infantry enter AVOLA.. ROSOLINI..SYRACUSE..Italian refugees & prisoners on road..prisoners embark for Africa..Montgomery looks on.


    TANKS. Tanks land on Sicily shore..wrecked Renault tanks


    TRACTORS Bulldozer lands in Sicily..thro' water


    Military - Active

    reinforcements, strength in Europe, Word War II, Second World War, War, WWII, soldiers, naval, navy, attack, enemy, Avola, tanks, prisoners, Renault
    Background: Troops capture prisoners and invade several towns in Sicily

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB50JAI8JHVB9X4SWHJXEU9MY9
    Media URN:
    VLVAB50JAI8JHVB9X4SWHJXEU9MY9
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/07/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:26:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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