American troops preparing for the drive on Solerno. General Clark leads his men.
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Flash frame title reads: "Universal Newsreel. Invasion of Italy"
Italy. Various shots of American troops preparing for the drive on Solerno. Large numbers of troops are gathered together, they are briefed with relief maps. Good LS of convoys of troopships and landing craft.
CU General Mark Clark.
Various shots of American army on beaches in Italy in the light of the early dawn.
Shots of troops coming ashore when beach heads are secured.
VS of burning enemy truck as American forces advance. Shots of American troops and General Clark on the advance.