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  • Short Summary

    Allied troops in Southern Italy.

  • Description

    Southern Italy.

    Various shots of the ships in harbour. A good shot of a Red Cross ship in harbour. Several shots of battleships.

    Various shots of the street scenes in heavily bombed Italian town. Street sign reads 'Bari' with an arrow pointed. Troops and civilians are seen in the streets. More shots of heavily bomb town - wrecked railway station is seen.

    Various shots of the harbour. Allied troops unloading the ships in the harbour. Petrol, various boxes, ammunition etc.

    Several good long shot of a fortress at sea. Good shot of a pretty building in the town. Various shots of the men clearing rubble at bomb site. A man operating bulldozer.

    Various long shots of the beach, the harbour, the town - very pretty. Road sign reads 'Taranto'. Several old ships in harbour, cut to hydroplanes - most with Red Cross ensigns on tails. More panning shots of the harbour with old ships, battleships, boats and planes on water.

    Road sign reading 'Brindisi'. Various shots of the street scenes at Brindisi, old fortress and many good looking buildings seen - people on the streets.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:34:00 / 01:25:35:00
    UN 731 B

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