• Short Summary

    Free French troops engage in attack on Italian island of Elba; Allied armies on main Italian battlefront move northward

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Assault on Elba

    ITALY: Various:
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    De Laltre de Tassigny.General insp French Colonial troops before Elba assault


    ELBA Island French Colonial troops embark for.. Allied Naval assault prior to capture


    FLAGS. Fr tricolor alongside White Ensign on ship


    FRANCE MILITARY. Colonial troops embark for ELBA..insp by General de Laltre deTassigny


    NAVAL BRITISH. Allied force bombards Elba prior to capture


    Military - Active

    sea, ship, air attack, warfare, bomber, bombing, World War II, World War Two, Second World War, war, WWII, Allies, soldiers, army, Fleet Air Arm, coastal gun, Royal Navy, RN, shell, shelling
    Background: Free French troops engage in attack on Italian island of Elba; Allied armies on main Italian battlefront move northward

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA68UYALOV82QFAOTOMHSU98PMR
    Media URN:
    VLVA68UYALOV82QFAOTOMHSU98PMR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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