The Invasion Of Sicily (1943)
National Archives and Records Administration - ARC 38967, LI 208-UN-60 - The Invasion Of Sicily (1943) Series: Motion Picture Films from "United News" Newsreels, compiled 1942 - 1945. An invasion fleet of over 3,000 ships forms and crosses the Mediterranean Sea. Gen. Patton receives a new battle flag. Shows the amphibious assault on Gela, Sicily. Land mines are cleared and troops advance. Shows Gen. Lucian Truscott.