• Short Summary

    Air attack breaks Italian forces, allowing Allied troops to come ashore the Sicilian island of Pantelleria and round up prisoners amidst dazed and hungry civilians picking their way through the rubble

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Pantelleria Surrenders

    SICILY: Trapani: Isle of Pantelleria:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES AMERICAN Formations attack Pantelleria

    FIRES. Blazing oil dump PANTELLERIA

    FLAGS. It. prisoners WHITE FLAGS..Br. hoisted PANTELLERIA

    ITALY MILITARY Surrender of PANTELLERIA..White Flags..1 gives. V. sign

    MILITARY BRITISH Troops occupy PANTELLERIA..Commando w.child..Flag hoisted Italian prisoners

    NAVAL Warships bombard PANTELLERIA

    PANTELLERIA. FALL OF..Planes & ships attack Bomb bursts A.C.L's land Brens & troops.. Italian Prisoners & Civilians..blazing oil dump..Bull-dozer clears wreckage..Br.flag raised

    PRISONERS OF WAR Italians in PANTELLERIA w.white flags-1 gives.V.

    SUN & SUNSETS ETC. Large touching sea w. shipping f.ground (V.G.)

    TRACTORS Bulldozers clears wreckage at PANTELLERIA

    VICTORY "V" SIGNS Italian prisoner gives. V. sign PANTELLERIA

    Italy; Military - Active

    World War Two, World War II, WWII, Second World War, war, Axis, Allies, Operation Corkscrew, United States Army Air Forces, Royal Air Force, RAF, fighters, bombers, Strait of Sicily, Mediterranean Sea, United States Air Force
    Background: Air attack breaks Italian forces, allowing Allied troops to come ashore the Sicilian island of Pantelleria and round up prisoners amidst dazed and hungry civilians picking their way through the rubble

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABJN6NX86O25QM3QQOB0JJK9SQ
    Media URN:
    VLVABJN6NX86O25QM3QQOB0JJK9SQ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:16:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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