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  • Short Summary

    Allied troops in Southern Italy.

  • Description

    Southern Italy.

    Various shots of the American and British planes at Yogra (sp?) airfield. Land crew bombing up the planes. Various long shots of the airfield with planes, men, lorries and hangars. Various shots of the men unloading petrol barrel from a cargo plane. A nice shot of Australian pilot in a cockpit of RAAF plane smiling and waving to camera. More shots of the men loading petrol barrels on back of a lorry.

    Various shots of the heavily bombed town - rubble everywhere, not one whole building is seen. People are seen on the streets. Several shots of the civilians. Women are seen loading a parachute onto a horse drawn carriage. Several shots of the two men packing a parachute into backpack and placing it into a box.

    Various shots of ruined buildings, heavily bombed power station, totally destroyed railway station - Name on station building 'Foggia'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1859.05
    Media URN:
    61030
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1944
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:40:00 / 01:33:02:00
    Canister:
    UN 731 C

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