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Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Infantry at rest near Catalia, Sicily, and a 25 pounder gun firing.
Description: Panning shot along the shell-shattered duke's castle "Castello Primosole" to infantry of the London Scottish resting beneath its walls. Men playing cards, others preparing a meal. Shot of table. Panning shot from men's faces to the table. A 25 pounder crew preparing a gun. Close up of the charge entering the breech. The sergeant looks at the command post for his firing orders. The gun fires.
Production Details: War Office Film Unit (Production company)
Rodwell, K (Production individual)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: British Army, 168th Brigade (regiment/service)
British Army, Gordon Highlanders, London Scottish (regiment/service)
British Army, Royal Artillery (regiment/service)
Keywords: Italy 1939-1945 (theme)
Catania, Sicily, Italy (geography)
Operation Husky, Allied Invasion of Sicily 1943, Italy, Second World War (event)