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    Malaya: SV MEN of the First Cameronians pushing thru jungle. CU Ditto. SV Soldier coming thru flooded swamps. BV Patrol pushing thru jungle. Angle. V Wireless aerial propped on tree. SCU Radio operator contacting H.Q. SCU Soldier throwing smoke bomb. SV Explosion & smoke to enable aircraft to find landing mark. CU Billowing smoke. Angle V Dakota flying above smoke. Angle V Parachute dropping supplies. Angle V Another Dakota dropping supplies. CU Parachute dropping to ground. CU Supplies. SV Soldier sorting out food & first aid equipment. CU Ditto. CBV Soldiers reading mail. SCU Soldier having first aid treatment to leg. CU Soldier having hair cut. SV Patrol pressing thru jungle. CU Soldier's legs pushing thru flooded swamp. CU Soldiers pushing thru jungle. SV Patrol stops to attend to sick. CU Sick soldier.



    SCU Soldier hacking down trees for Helicopter to pick up sick man. Angle V Tree being felled. SV Soldiers hacking down trees. GV Tree felled. SV PAN Helicopter arriving over scene. CU Helicopter hovering over jungle. SCU Soldier with alsatian. SV Sick man being loaded into Helicopter, hovering overhead. Angle V Helicopter departing. SV Patrol burning bandit resting hut. SCU Ditto. GV Helicopter over jungle. SV Helicopter hovering over jungle to pick up rest of Cameronians, operation suspended owing to continued rise of floods in swamp. SCU Soldiers scrambling into hovering Helicopter. Angle V Helicopter hovering & moving off. Air V Helicopter moving over jungle. Closer V Helicopter. SCU Soldier climbing out of helicopter. SV Another soldier ditto.



    Military - Active; Cold War; Independence Movements; British Empire




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    MALAYAN FILM UNIT, VIA MOVIETONE.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1K6EIED5E12ARGRRTF7G49VLU
    Media URN:
    VLVA1K6EIED5E12ARGRRTF7G49VLU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/03/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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