Citizens of the world's smallest republic hold election in San Marino. People assembled in front of a church. Elected regents and bishops walk during a procession. Troops marching.
German troops fight enemy in San Marino during World War II. A map highlights the Italian Front and the advance of German troops. German heavy artillery shell enemy positions and troops dynamite trees to block roads. Soldiers of the Hitler Youth reviewed and decorated by leader of the Hitler Youth, Artur Axmann.
A political crisis in San Marino. People gathered outside the government palace where the defeated Red government is staying up after it refused to step down. Guards on duty at the palace. Pressmen at a briefing inside the palace as members of the government justify their stand. Members of the duly elected democratic government in a factory as they hold a meeting.
A map shows cities on the Italian front. German troops fire shells at enemy positions in San Marino. Smoke rises from the top of a hill. German officers read a map and discuss the strategy for the attack. Germans blast dynamite on trees to block the road.
Air Force airplanes of the Fascist Republic of Italy return from a raid on Gibraltar during World War II. The airplanes in flight. Airmen and officials greet Italian pilots, in the service of Germany, as they deplane.They are decorated for their service. Torpedo bomber aces Marino Marini (with jumpsuit) and Carlo Faggioni (with white beret) are visible.
Grand Army of the Republic (GAR) soldiers and officers march in New York for Memorial Day parade, together with veterans of World War 1 and other American conflicts. Elevated view of Soldiers and Sailors Monument in Riverside Park on Manhattan Island, decorated in patriotic bunting. Hudson River visible in background. View changes to parade route immediately beside the monument in Riverside Park. Marchers carry U.S. flags in hands. Ground level shot captures boots and lower legs only marching along. Veterans of World War 1, some missing limbs and using crutches, march in the parade. Also seen are National Guard units in uniform. Elderly veterans of the American Civil War are seen in the reviewing stands. An honor guard in German Army uniforms passes with three uniformed German soldiers carrying the French flag, American flag, and Imperial German War flag (Reichskriegsflagge or Empire War Flag, flown by some German nationalists in the 1920s and 1930s in protest of the Weimar Republic). American Civil War veterans seen marching together in the parade, arms linked.