• Short Summary

    British and Polish troops capture more German soldiers as they advance through Poland.

  • Description

    Title reads: "From the Italian front".

    Italy.

    Various shots of Polish and British troops advancing through ruins of Piedimonte and Aquino. A Polish officers leads his men up street, they duck to avoid enemy snipers. Various shots of British soldiers running through smoke screen.

    Various shots of British platoon finding German soldiers hiding in dugout, they capture them. Various shots of German prisoners of war being herded into camps. The POWs are given blood tests to find out if they have malaria. Various shots of columns of German prisoners being marched through Anzio. The prisoners being put into tank landing craft to be shipped out of Italy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1358.29
    Media URN:
    44703
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:40:00 / 01:56:33:00
    Canister:
    44/45

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