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  • Short Summary

    Italian troops on the move during the invasion of Ethiopia.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Abyssinia / Ethiopia.

    Travel shots of from vehicle in Italian army convoy during invasion of Ethiopia. Native people wave as the vehicles pass. Various shot of armoured vehicles in convoy. Convoy crosses river. Planes fly overhead. Shots of the Ethiopian plains. Army officers inspect maps. Local people with white flags.

    Views around town en route. Ethiopian troops surrender their rifles to the Italian soldiers. Local priest meets Italian troops. CU sign "Agence Consulaire De France". Ethiopian people seated in town square. Italian troops gather, some give fascist salute. Italian flag hoisted on pole.

    Small planes land at an airfield. A high ranking officer is greeted as he gets off the plane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    550.05
    Media URN:
    58437
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:17:00 / 01:44:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 88 C

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