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    Documentary film about events of 1943 and 1944 - the Italian campaign.

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    Reel 2.

    01:35:23 VS of British troops questioning Italian fascist prisoner - Antonio Finimori. Locals outline charges. VS of people campaigning to remove the Monarchy.

    01:36:29 VS of goods being off loaded in Naples Harbour. MS of large gun moved on railway. VS of bread being delivered to shop. Women fighting in queues for food. VS of eruption of volcano Mount Vesuvius. Allied soldiers look over Pompeii. More shots of volcano and lava. VS of people pack up and move out as lava smashes through buildings.

    01:38:55 VS of the allied bombardment of the Allied bombardment of Monte Cassino. VS of soldiers writing letters home. VS of letters being sorted in battle field post office. VS of comedian Tommy Trinder entertaining troops outside.

    01:41:28 End of Part One titles.

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    01:35:23:00 / 01:41:34:00

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