• Short Summary

    Burmese natives assist Britain's army

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    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Secret Jungle Army in Burma

    ASIA: Burma:
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    BURMA. SECRET BRITISH ARMY IN..troops by riverside..supplies taken over river in rubber boats.. vet.w.horse..Brig. Charles Wingate in horse, C.U's..march w.horses & supplies thro' jungle..cutting trees etc..leaflets distributed to natives..working radio..paid w.silver rupees.treating wounded..Burman speaks thro' mike..loud speaker fixed to trew

    COINS Silver rupees paid to Brit. Army in Burma jungle

    HORSES. Brig. Charles Wingate on horse in Burma w. secret Br: army.. also horses & mules carry supplies thro' jungle.. vet attending to horse.

    JUNGLE Secret Brit. Army in Burma.. Supplies move up.. Natives cut down tree.. loud speaker fixed to tree. etc.

    MILITARY BRITISH. Secret army in Burma..work radio..leaflets..supplies thro' jungle & mules..tend wounded..paid w. rupees..supplies across river in small rubber boats..C.U. Brig. Charles Wingate on horse..vet. attends to horse..Wavell inspects before departure

    NATIVES. Burmese natives assist secret Br: army in Burma jungle..given leaflets..famous Burman speaks to inhabitants thro' mike..relayed thro' loud speaker

    RADIO. Br. Troops operate radio in Burma jungle..loudspeaker in trees..Burman speaks.

    WAVELL, General. Inspects British secret army before its departure to Burma

    WINGATE BRIG. CHARLES C.U. in Burma jungle

    Military - Active

    India, Chindes, Royal Airforce, RAF, decaying democracy, Brigadeer, soldier, war, Japanese
    Background: Burmese natives assist Britain's army

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA599HOJ9QXNTKKGZZWG6U6YAJZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA599HOJ9QXNTKKGZZWG6U6YAJZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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