• Short Summary

    Images from the Allied armies advance and taking of Naples during World War 2.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Allies enter Naples (British Olympic News)

    ITALY: Naples:
    EXT
    Tanks lined up along road / General Sir Bernard Montgomery (Commander, British Eigth Army) and General Mark Clark (Commander, US Fifth Army) along / Montgomery talking to British and US war correspondents / Allied jeeps and trucks along road / truck towing artillery gun / mobile howitzer along road / ruined buildings / troops shifting rubble / earthmover shifting rubble

    Carva:
    Tank along road through town / tank in street / British soldier aiming gun over wall / building / British soldiers firing at building / woman bandaging head of British soldier

    Taranto:
    Taranto harbour / ships in harbour / Italian prisoners unloading supplies from ship.

    Bari:
    Italian soldier along street on horse drawn gun carriage / Italian soldiers in old fashioned army followed by more modern lorry.

    Brindisi:
    Brindisi harbour with old fashioned masted Italian training ship / fascist monument in harbour / Italian seaplanes on water / General Pietro Badoglio down steps out of building with British officer / Badoglio and British Officer.

    Sicily: Gerbini Airfield:
    US P-38 Lightning fighters lined up at airfield / airman opening cockpit / Lightning fighter aircraft taking off / Mitchell bombers taking off / Mitchell bomber aircraft flying in formation

    Stromboli:
    Air view (aerial) of smoke coming from volcano / aircraft flying over island of Stromboli / Mitchell bomber aircraft in flight

    Naples:
    Air view (aerial) of bombs bursting around Naples area/ bombs dropping from Mitchell bomber aircraft / air view of bombs exploding on ground
    Background: Images from the Allied armies advance and taking of Naples during World War 2.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEJ0J2AZB4FYCJ8B8N72HQ1GQS
    Media URN:
    VLVAEJ0J2AZB4FYCJ8B8N72HQ1GQS
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/10/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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