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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material. 17/10/1946?

    General Morgan inspects the 56th London Division in Italy.

    General Sir William D. Morgan, Supreme Allied Commander in the Mediterranean, addresses troops on the anniversary of Caserta's capture. M/S of the General walking towards the camera through ranks of troops. M/S of soldiers. M/S of a Scottish company standing to attention. M/S of Alcide de Gasperi, Prime Minister of Italy, wearing spectacles, standing on rostrum saluting, with General Morgan and General Lee. L/S of the rostrum, with heads of troops in foreground, American, Union Jack and Regimental flags draped behind it. C/U of shot of some of the local women watching the ceremony. Elevated view of troops marching past rostrum while a Scots pipe band provides music.

    Possibly connected with 46/83 - MD.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1946
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    60147
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1536.40
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:38:00 / 01:43:05:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 089 O
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 089 O
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Italy Grandad Alcide de Gasperi
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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