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  • Description

    Full title reads: "SICILY".

    Sicily, Italy.

    Various shots of the staged military battle between 50,000 strong troops attacking Sicily and 50,000 strong troops defending it while Benito Mussolini, King Victor Emanuel, Crown Prince Umberto, the Prince of Piedmont, and several high ranking officers watching the battle. All available weapons are used in those manoeuvres. Various shots of the battle - troops firing guns, advancing across the field, crawling, artillery firing field guns, aviation attacking, antiaircraft guns being fired etc. Il Duce wipes sweat from his face with a handkerchief, King and several officers watching manoeuvres.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/09/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    13784
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    933.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:47:00 / 01:06:43:00
    Canister:
    37/70
    Sort Number:
    37/070
  • Stills

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

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