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  • Short Summary

    Shelling in the Sicilian countryside and villagers greet the cameras with the V for Victory sign.

  • Description

    Unused / Unissued Material - dates unclear or unknown

    Messina, Sicily.

    WS. Sicilian countryside near Messina shells exploding. MS. Boots of British and Italian soldier walking along. WS. British officer and an Italian soldier walking together. WS. A man with a mop is painting over a pro Nazi sign on a village wall a small crowd have gathered to watch him. CU. As mop paints over the slogan. LS. Crowd of onlookers give the V for Victory sign. WS. Crowd of villagers watch as another sign is painted over they make the V for Victory sign and wave to the camera. WS. Villagers including many children crowd round and make the V for Victory sign.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    606.03
    Media URN:
    58273
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:43:00 / 01:12:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 190 C

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