• Short Summary

    Cassino is reduced to rubble by allies and young German soldiers are taken prisoner. Italy.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Cassino close-ups.

    Italy.

    Various shots of big Italian railway guns pointing towards German lines, various shots of ammunition wagons from Germany, and the shells. The guns fire on German lines. Various shots of the wrecked town of Cassino, guns go off amidst the ruins. Various shots of New Zealand Maoris leading in young German prisoners. Various good shots of the prisoners.

    Various shots near the town of Cassino as Italian farmers start work again on their fields and vineyards. Various shots of the wreckage of a B.B.C. (British Broadcasting Corporation / Company) recording van after a shell burst. They examine it inside and out.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1354.17
    Media URN:
    44585
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:48:00 / 01:48:10:00
    Canister:
    44/28

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