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  • Description

    Title reads: "RED ARMS CAPTURED".

    South Vietnam (Vietnam War).

    Aerial shot from American army helicopter flying over South Vietnam's coastline where a camouflage ship has been sunk. Nearer shot ditto. C/U guns pointing from helicopter. Various shots from helicopter of the captured arms being unloaded from the boat and piled on beach.

    C/U South Vietnamese soldiers coming through jungle carrying more arms which were found hidden in jungle. M/S soldiers opening boxes of ammunition. C/U soldier holding rifle ammunition, another soldier takes large shell from case. C/U pan soldiers looking at a shell, it is marked with Chinese writing. C/U ditto.

    According to narrator, arms are provided by Communist countries (USSR, China) to be used by Viet Cong guerrilla forces.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55322
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1796.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:15:00 / 01:02:00:00
    Canister:
    65/20
    Sort Number:
    65/020
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    vietnam Vietnam Black Bag Huey Bell UH1 Operation Rolling Thunder
  • Stills

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

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