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  • Short Summary

    Gen. Mark Clark, former c-in-c of Allied 5th Army at Salerno landing, revisits Italy.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    General Mark W. Clark, present American commander-in-chief Austria and former Commander of the Allied Fifth army at the Salerno landings, revisits the town in Italy.

    L/S Elevated shots of the town and Gulf of Salerno. Various shots American Military Cemetery at Salerno. M/S General Clark arriving is greeted by officials. The Italian Sculptor Calestine Petrone presents Gen. Clark with a bust of himself. C/U The Sculptor with the bust. C/U General Clark with the bust. Gen. Clark opens a new Avenue in the town named after himself. Clark unveils a plaque on the memorial to the Fifth Army at the entrance to the Avenue.

    Date on original dope sheet is 20/09/1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2333.15
    Media URN:
    66122
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:52:00 / 01:43:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 1547 E

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