Italian Prime Minister Benito Mussolini convenes non-resident Youth to extol Fascism in Rome, Italy. Italians who live outside Rome send their children to Rome to learn about the new Italy. 5000 young Black Shirts run out of their tents and run on the ground. Benito Mussolini speaks to the young Black Shirts.
Dignitaries pay honor to dead soldiers in Rome, Italy. Victor Emmanuel III, the King of Italy, flanked by dignitaries of the state, church and national arms pays honor to the soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the defense of the country. They walk past the guard of honor. The monument is unveiled. The dignitaries pay homage to the dead soldiers. Victor Emmanuel III gives a traditional military hand salue, while other dignitaries simply raise their rights hands in salute. The dignitaries walk down stairs. The men greet a woman. A man carries a bouquet.
The wedding procession of Roman Prince Humbert II and Belgian Princess Marie Jose in Rome, Italy. King Albert I of Belgium rides with Italian King Victor Emmanuel III. Thousands cheer during the procession. Queen Elisabeth of Belgium and Queen Elena of Italy in a horse carriage. Royal Guards on horseback follow them. The newly wedded couple appears in a palace balcony. A huge crowd waves out to them.
Delegates honor men and pay tribute in Rome, Italy. Two men carry wreaths followed by Nahubito Takamatsu and other delegates to pay tribute to soldiers. A catholic priest offer prayers. Men of the newly formed anti aircraft regiment stand. Prime Minister of Italy Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini present. The Prime Minister walks past the soldiers standing in formation followed by other officials. Prime Minister Mussolini presents colors to men.
Allied campaign in Italy during World War II. Allied troops and equipment advance on a road to Rome. Various street signs on the way read Rome. A map of Italy. Deserted streets of Rome as the Nazis withdraw. Allied troops enter Rome and civilians celebrate their liberation. Newspaper headlines about the liberation of Rome. Pope Pius XII addresses a large gathering from a balcony in the Vatican City. People pray. People gathered around dead soldiers. A soldier removes his gear and helmet as he enters a church. A church bell rings.
Italian Prime Minister Mussolini's daughter Edda gets married in Rome, Italy. Edda gets married to Galeazzo Ciano, who is the son of the Minister of Communications Constanzo Ciano. The newly wed couple comes out of St. Peter's Cathedral accompanied by Mussolini and Constanzo Ciano. Lined up soldiers salute the newly wed couple. Edda and Galeazzo wave to children as they move past them at St. Peter's Square. The newly wed couple with Benito Mussolini in a balcony.