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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Burma.

    Various shots Bren gun carriers with Gurkhas moving along jungle track in Burma. C/U man looking through binoculars, Gurkhas jump out and take cover in bush then take up positions with guns. Gurkhas creeping through the jungle (good shots). They reconnoitre the obstruction in the path of the carriers.

    Various shots as they build a temporary wooden bridge across a gully with logs, good shots as they heave the logs into position. C/U Gurkha soldier lying in jungle undergrowth with Bren gun. Good shots showing method of building bridge, using shredded bark as rope to lash tree trunks together. The Bren gun carriers move across bridges.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    62515
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2034.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:06:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:49:00 / 01:31:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 1249 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1249 A
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Gurkhas Temporary Workspaces: 17.2.2011 02:21 Action in Burma Lion - Japan WW2 SINO JAPANESE WAR Gurkhas War in Burma War in Burma
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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