Amchitas Island Landings 1943

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    Amchitas Island Landings. (aka Aleutian Islands)

    Various shots of mountainous Island seen from boats.

    Shot of Allied troops on board troopships and landing craft.

    LS of plane flying overhead. Shots of anti-aircraft guns on ship being fired.

    MS of Canadian soldiers climbing down scramble nets out of troopship.

    Various good shots of full landing craft sailing across water.

    Shots of troops wading ashore carrying kit bags.

    Shots of artillery on Island.

    Shots of tractor driven vehicles ferrying soldiers around in wet weather.

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    British Pathé
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    Media URN:
    60901
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1847.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:00:00 / 01:01:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 710 K
    Sort Number:
    UN 0710 K
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