• Short Summary

    Footage of Canadian and American troops preparing for invasion of Sicily.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "HOW THEY PREPARED".

    Canada.

    Various shots of Canadian troops prepare for the invasion of Sicily - they are in Canada. Planes lay smoke screens and the troops come ashore from landing craft during the training. Various shots of mass drop of American paratroops during pre-invasion exercise over their training ground.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1089.05
    Media URN:
    38105
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/08/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:39:00 / 01:17:02:00
    Canister:
    43/61

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