Star Item
  • Description

    Full title reads: "SICILY - FURTHER PICTURES".

    Sicily, Italy.

    Various shots of the British bren gun carrier entering town of Paterno. The infantry follows. They are greeted by the inhabitants. People kiss them. Various shots of the RAMC (Royal Army Medical Corps) unit setting up in the town to attend to sick and wounded. Various shots of a Canadian regiment with the job of clearing roads - they use bulldozer to clear rocks away. Various shots of the deck of a hospital ship in Syracuse harbour covered by wounded and more going aboard. Some are helped by the ship's cranes. They still smile through.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/08/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    38122
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1089.22
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:58:00 / 01:50:43:00
    Canister:
    43/67
    Sort Number:
    43/067
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Canada in WW2 8th Army
  • Stills

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

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment