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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Turmoil in Laos.

    Various shots of hilly countryside in Laos. LS plane taxiing in. CU sign on side of aircraft. LS supplies being lifted out of plane by soldiers. CU sacks of military supplies from USA. LS & MS supplies being loaded onto lorries. LS villagers carrying bundles leaving village. LS villagers. Various shots of Laotian army kneeling in bushes ready for attack. Two LSs Laotian army walking through bushes with rifles ready.

    The Laotian army is bolstering defences with US equipment, against Chinese and North Vietnamese Communists.

    Date on dope sheet is 03/09/1959.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    80803
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2744.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:49:00 / 01:08:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 3261 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 3261 B
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    OSG Black Bag Laos 503 Laos
  • Stills

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

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