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    Saigon, Indo-China: GV Ship arrives at Saigon with re-enforcements. Nearer V Ditto. CU Troops wave from porthole. LV Troop come ashore.



    GOOD SCENES.



    LV Ship with re-enforcements at saigon. SV Troops coming ashore. CU Towards: Dog on lead.



    Nan-Dihn, Indo-China: GV Refugees with belongings on hand-cart. GV Buildings across river, afire. CU Soldier fires bren. TV Artillery piece firing. CU Ditto. LV Shell bursting. Another V Ditto. SBV Soldier fires bren. GV Troops along road. SV Pan Scared dog running away. Angle V Plane in flight. GV Stick of bombs drop, explode. SV Soldier firing. GV Man followed by family along road, terrified. Closer V Family. GV Ruins. SBV Soldier firing bren. GV Soldiers run along road. Closer V Ditto. GV Tank firing midst ruins. SV Woman refugee. GV Smouldering ruins.



    GOOD SCENES.



    TV Town of Nan-Dihn. LV Lorry with civilians arriving on drome near Nan-Dihn. CU Civilians & children boarding plane. SV Civilians & children seated in plane. SV Children & children seated in plane. Pan V Dakota plane taking off pan to BV. LV Women commandoes marching towards plane. CU Boarding plane. LV Civilians etc., boarding small ships on sea front of Nan-Dihn.



    CU Two men carrying goods aboard. LV Showing coaches loaded up with passengers - furniture & bicycles on roof etc., CU Coach moves off. LV Rickshaws towards camera.



    France; Colonialism; Vehicles; Independence Movements; Displaced Persons; Military - Active; Vietnam




    Initials


    OTHER SECTION: NAN-DIHN, INDO-CHINA.
    A.F. OTHER SECTION: SAIGON, INDO-CHINA
    Indo-China

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1OYMEB56TTN4Z6SE0V9MAZNS8
    Media URN:
    VLVA1OYMEB56TTN4Z6SE0V9MAZNS8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/07/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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