Salerno falls in battle, Rome is bombed, Princess Marie Joseph inspects bombing damage in Rome, Italians celebrate and destroy monument to Mussolini
SLATE INFORMATION: Italian Battlefront - The Entry into Salerno
AIRCRAFT-CARRIERS Seafires landing on carrier at sea..some rough landings-- 1 crashes on deck V.G.
ITALY. SALERNO--Long shots of district..Artillery duel..Infantry move up..Forward R.A.F. landing ground-Spit's refuelling..Morter battle..Salerno falls --Infantry & Bren carriers enter. SCENES FROM CAPTURED NEWSREEL Bombing of Rome L.S.C.U. of damage w. Princess Marie Joseph inspects damage-crowds of civs round shouting for Peace..Scenes when Italy is outbof War..Bust of Mussolini taken off building. Crowds on tram waving flags poster w. King of Italy
MARIA (Wife of PRINCE UMBERTO) Inspects bomb damage after raid on Rome..Civilians crowd round asking for peace.
ROME. Scenes of wreckage when Allies bomb city (From captured German newsreel)
Italy; Military - Active
World War II, World War Two, Second World War, WWII, war
Background: Salerno falls in battle, Rome is bombed, Princess Marie Joseph inspects bombing damage in Rome, Italians celebrate and destroy monument to Mussolini