MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: NORTH AFRICA: INVASION OF SICILY. Scenes of American landings on sicily, ships?
CENSORED SCENE. Shot on board ship of troops and equipment etc. (landing barge?)
Calabrio: Reggio: Troops along: STV Monty in "duck" coming ashore. SBV Montgomery being helped on to launch. SSV Montgomery salutes Captain of launch as he comes aboard. SV white Ensign and Monty's own pennant flying from mast. SCU side view Monty looking through glasses at coastline. SV Monty looking through glasses standing under large gun - pan showing mainland of Italy. Very long GV Landing Craft Infantry at sea. GV amphibious vehicles at sea. FV L.C.I. towards camera. GV L.C.I. at sea. LSV two L.C.I.'s sailing alongside coast. SSV L.CI.I.'s coming to the shore. SV pan L.CI.I.'s drawing up to the shore.
Soldiers disembarking / Soldiers along / Tanks off the ship and onto the land / Soldiers using mine detectors / Amphibious vehicles landing on the shore of Italy / Soldiers along / Tanks along / Soldiers handing out biscuits and receiving flowers and grapes in return / Soldier holding baby while mother claps and tries to get the baby to look at the camera
Background: MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: NORTH AFRICA: INVASION OF SICILY. Scenes of American landings on sicily, ships on way from Africa, actual landings, natives on island, wreckage, prisoners, convoys.......etc.
s...etc. Licata, Sicily GV Licata. GV Boats landing. Side TV Boats landing on beach. Ride past sign 'LICATA' on building. Pan View: Soldiers in crowd in front of City Hall. SV Natives in front of Jeep. SV Natives and American solider. SV Soldiers behind barricade. SV Soldiers dig up mine. SCU Soldiers digging up mine. CU Taking up mine. LBV Soldiers advancing along road. GV Soldiers advancing.