Allied troops helping local population and preparing for drive on Rome.
SLATE INFORMATION: Allies prepare drive on Rome
People in street watching allied tank passing / people applauding at lorry carrying allied soldiers passes / people watching tanks pass / soldier speaking to corwd through interpreter / fascist mayor being led away and new mayor being cheered by the local people / soldiers and Italians mending equipment / soldier mending boots / girl helping soldier wash clothes / Italian fighter aircraft at airfield / Italian soldiers unloading plane / Italian mechanics working on plane / air to air picture sof Beaufort bombers flying along the coast
US soldiers marching along road as others pass in jeeps / General mark Clark from Piper Cub light aircraft / Clark / US, British and Italian flags flying from town hall / sign "Town Hall AMGOT" (Allied Military Government for Occupied Territories) / people queueing for jobs / Italian police marshalling the crowd and pushing people away / smoke rising after german time bomb explodes in post office / man injured in explosion / soldiers tending to casualties / man with cut on his head / ambulances at scene / people gathered at scene / Italian soldiers parading and being reviewed by King Victor Emmanuel III
Background: Allied troops helping local population and preparing for drive on Rome.