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    The 5th Army at war in Italy, and the liberation of Jews and political prisoners from an Italian concentration camp

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Italian Battlefront - Fifth Army Drive to Pompeii and Naples

    ITALY: Various:

    AEROPLANES AMERICAN Mitchells bomb targets around Naples

    ARTIST. Michel Fingesten at work in Italy

    BADOGLIO, Marshall (Deceased 31/10/56) With Br. officer outside It. naval H. qtrs.

    CHILDREN Watch M. Fingesten at Work in Italy

    CLARKE; General (U.S. Army). In Italy G.C.U. & w. Monty.

    GRAVES Of three War Corespondents in Italy

    ITALY MILITARY BRINDISI-Pan shot of harbour..seaplanes moored in dock..ships in harbour..Badgolio-C.U. w. Br. Army officer..MITCHELLS bombing targets around NAPLES..Mopping up around Scafati-morta fire & rifles-brens etc..C.U. Gen. Mark Clarke (U.S.)..District around Mt. VESUVIUS..Ruins at POMPEII..Entery into NAPLES U.S. Troops..Br. armoured equipment..crowds in streets etc..Jews & political 1019 prisoners released from It. concentration camp..

    MONTGOMERY Lt. General. W.Mark Clarke in Italy

    NAPLES Br. & U.S. Troops enter..crowds etc.

    NEWSPAPERS. Graves in Italy of:-A.B.Austin,J.Munday & S.G.Sale

    ??? Ruins at..Vesuvius in B.G.

    PRISONERS OF WAR Liberated fr.It. consentration camp

    VESUVIUS In B.G. w. Allies advance in Italy

    Italy; Military - Active

    WWII, World War Two, World War II, Second World War, war, Allied, Allies, Axis, troops, ships, cargo, unloading, air support, bomb, bombs, falling bombs, missiles, explosions, ground explosions, tank, infantry, gun battle, shooting, wounded, bell tower, ringing bell, ringing bells, supply, supplies, general, generals, civilians, children, saluting, bomber, bombers, ruins, grave, graves, tunnel, firefight, jeep, liberated, liberation, celebration, Jew, Jews, Jewish, concentration camp, political prisoners, freed, Holocaust
    Background: The 5th Army at war in Italy, and the liberation of Jews and political prisoners from an Italian concentration camp

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