SV. Troops running over ridge carrying section on pontoon bridge. SV. Pan up as troops run across river on bridge which they have flung across the river. Pan up to show line of troops running across. LV. Guards apply flame throwers to a vehicle. CU. Tank wheels and track...
Recruits to the Swiss Guard (the Pontiff's Bodyguard) are sworn in at the Vatican, Italy.
New recruit to Swiss Guards takes oath in front of Pope, Vatican City.
Swiss guard, Pope with Cardinals, hall of transmitters, aerial mast (in shape of cross?).
Footage of Swiss Guards being sworn in. The Vatican.
Swiss guards are sworn in, Vatican City.
Various shots of exercises in Zurich Bay with paratroopers parachuting, helicopters and simulated rescue operations.
Swiss Guards drill and are inspected in castle or fortress.
Pope Pius XII leaves Rome and travels to his holiday home in Castelgandolfo.