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  • Short Summary

    American soldiers on front line, probably in Italy.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    On the front line in Italy?

    Various shots ambulance outside farmhouse being used as hospital by Red Cross. Various shots camouflaged field guns, we see American GIs loading mortar shells and firing into mountains. Various shots soldiers' camp; one soldier is washing from bowl (his helmet?) of hot water. M/S soldiers resting in cave.

    Various shots American soldiers in trenches. Various shots soldiers running across valley and explosions on hillside (action shots - very unsteady). Various shots American officers outside and hiding inside ramshackle stone shelter.

    C/U bent road sign for Mignano (or Mionano). Various shots men unloading captured rifled from lorry (Italian partisans). M/S yard full of captured field guns. Various shots American trucks and other army vehicles getting stuck in mud.

    Various aerial shots of landscape covered in tracks and snow. Various shots small USAF aeroplanes on field. C/U American officers looking at maps. Various aerial shots of mountains, explosions and large plumes off smoke

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:01:00 / 01:47:26:00
    UN 753 B

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  1. claude7 says MIGNANO ( Caserta) North of Neaples/ Near CASSINO.. Claudio

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