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  • Short Summary

    Material from the Italian invasion of Abyssinia.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Abyssinia / Ethiopia.

    Italian tanks gathered on Ethiopian plain. Local soldiers and tribesmen come to meet with Italian officers. They appear to be joining up with the Italians. Lots of shots of Italian army on the move.

    Views of a large lake. Shots of people working in village. More shots of troops marching by lake.

    Aerial views over lake. Plane comes in to land. Italian officers talk. African soldiers parade for them. Italian officers are driven off in a car. They stop along the roadway to meet and inspect various groups of troops. Italian officer talks to local leaders.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    552.03
    Media URN:
    58444
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:18:00 / 01:15:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 90 A Roll 1

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