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Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Various scenes taken on the road to Catania near Mount Etna, including a bridge recently taken by paratroops.
Description: The bridge 12 kilometres from Catania surrounded by destroyed equipment and the remains of a farmhouse. Priest guns being camouflaged near Catania. A burning railway truck full of coal. Panning shot of the countryside around Mount Etna, captured by American troops on 20 July. View from a pillbox at the foot of Mount Etna. Close up of a Sicilian farmer wearing a leaflet issued by the army in his hat. Panning shot down to show his shoes, which are made from old tyres.