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  • Description

    Full title reads: "ADVANCE AUSTRALIA!"

    New Guinea.

    Long shot of a mountainside in New Guinea. Various shots of the Australian soldiers in New Guinea advancing through the undergrowth. They stop at a camp for a break, they smoke and eat. Various shots of the soldiers going into action against a Japanese outpost. Rifles, machine guns and light artillery in action. Japanese dead bodies in dug out. Various shots of the Australian injured being carried back on rough stretchers. At difficult points native bearers help to carry the stretchers through the bushes and across streams. One injured soldier walks with the help of comrade through muddy jungle.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    38612
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1095.38
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:19:00 / 02:00:52:00
    Canister:
    43/96
    Sort Number:
    43/096
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    New Guinea battle Borneo - Australia in WW2 New Guinea Campaign Japanese Soldiers
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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