The Italian-Ethiopian War & The Spanish Civil War (1935-1936)
Shot List: Summary: Emperor Haile Selassie visits the war front. Ethiopian soldiers hold back cheering natives. VS, Italian planes bombing the village of Dessye. Natives flee the burning village. Wounded soldiers are carried on litter to tents and are treated by medics. Italian troops carrying Italian flag marching into village. Ethiopian native delegation carrying white flag surrendering to Italian officer. Italian troops lined up in formation in bg. Italian flag is raised atop fort. SPANISH CIVIL WAR.: 1937: Spanish Nationalist troops firing artillery barrage on city of Bilbao. Smoke from shell hits rising in distance. VS, Spanish Nationalist on foot and in trucks entering the city of Bilbao. VS, Nationalist troops lay down artillery barrage, as planes in the distance drop bombs on the city of Madrid. VS of bombed-out buildings and wreckage in the city of Madrid.
National Archives Identifier: 29551
Local Identifier: 111-LC-48164
Creator(s): Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. ca. 1974-5/15/1984 (Most Recent)
This item av documents the time period: 1935 - 1936
- Ethiopian History