• Short Summary

    British troops land on Italian island of Pantellaria.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "LANDING ON PANTELLERIA".

    Pantellaria (Pantelleria) , Italy.

    Various shots of the wrecked buildings of Pantellaria, result of heavy bombardment from the Royal Navy. Various shots of the troops and equipment being landed on the quay at the port. They move past the bombed buildings. Various shots of the Italian troops surrendering behind a white flag. They are herded up. Various shots of the refugees being rounded up and cared for by the British troops. Several shots of the prisoners being shipped out. Union Jack being raised. Various shots of the troops clearing debris with help of bulldozers, they begin to tidy up. British troops cheer into camera.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1085.28
    Media URN:
    38098
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:48:00 / 01:57:02:00
    Canister:
    43/50

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