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[Signal Corps, Staff Film Report, Invasion Pictures] 1944. Allies Enter Rome: Part 6 / Reel 3. Members of the 5th Army enter Rome in military convoy (June 4th) LS of troops traveling down highway 7 / LS of smoke rising into sky / VS of German Nazi troops fleeing city / Allied troops entering city / CU of Generals in meeting VS of dead German soldiers / MS of sign reading "Roma" Allied tanks enter / German POW's / Italians greeting troops. HAS of the troops arriving / lines of Italians greeting troops [071008] HAS of Gen Clark / cheering crowds / Nazi propaganda posters being removed / police station bombed Facists are being rounded-up / CU of newspaper headlines Huge crowds in St. Peter's Square, for Pope's blessing. Pius XII on balcony.