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  • Short Summary

    British troops relax in Italy. Tanks head into the town of Arezzo.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused Material.

    Near Arezzo, Italy. Material dates from July 1944.

    Various shots of British soldiers relaxing by the side of the road. They are sitting down smoking cigarettes. CU one of the soldiers loads bullets into his Bren Gun magazine. They chat and smoke and check their guns.

    VS of British Infantry walking along country road.

    VS of British Cromwell tanks entering the town of Arezzo. They are welcomed by locals. The town shows signs of damage. Tanks drive up narrow streets of town.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2133.10
    Media URN:
    63504
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:26:00 / 01:49:18:00
    Canister:
    UN 1106 C

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    This footage was shot by a cameraman named "Jessiman", in July 1944.

  2. Ropeynz says

    Shermans not Cromwells.

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