• Short Summary

    Footage of British and Japanese soldiers fighting in the Arakan jungle in Burma.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: BRITISH ESCAPE TRAP IN BURMA

    BURMA: Arakan jungle:
    GV pan Arakan jungle. LV patrol alongside stream. SCU unloading pack horses. Shot 9 Fortresses in air. GV bombs bursting on Jap positions on hill. Shot Mitchell bombers in air dropping many bombs. GV bombs bursting on Jap positions. LV gun fires. CU gun fires. LV shells bursting on Jap positions. GV tanks in open jungle. LV tank fires. SV troops with machine gun fire. SV machine gun firing. GV patrol moving towards Jap positions and column of smoke. SV soldiers searching around Jap fox hole. CU pulling out Jap soldier from dug out. CU pulling out Jap soldier from dug out. SV pan down Jap soldier lying on stretcher. LV pan down showing troops with Japanese trophies. CU pan down showing troops with Japanese trophies. SV three soldiers posing with Japanese flag.

    Military - Active; British Empire; World War II in the Far East
    Background: Footage of British and Japanese soldiers fighting in the Arakan jungle in Burma.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4LOM9JCTSHL8HPGIV2WMURKB8
    Media URN:
    VLVA4LOM9JCTSHL8HPGIV2WMURKB8
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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