• Short Summary

    JAPAN HELD ITS BIGGEST-EVER MILITARY MANOEUVRES THIS WEEK, COMBAT AIRCRAFT AND OVER 8,000 TROOPS TOOK PART IN THE COMBINED OPERATION, HELD ON HOKKAIDO ISLAND, NORTHERN JAPAN.

  • Description

    1.
    AIR TO AIR...TROOP-CARRYING AIRCRAFT.
    0.04

    2.
    S.V.INT...PARATROOPS IN AIRCRAFT.
    0.07

    3.
    AIR TO AIR... PARATROOPS JUMP.
    0.11

    4.
    AIR TO AIR... PARATROOPS IN AIR
    0.15

    5.
    L.V. PARATROOPS HIT GROUND.
    0.18

    6.
    L.V.PAN... PARATROOPS FORWARD, PAN TO TANKS ADVANCING.
    0.23

    7.
    S.V. INFANTRYMEN FIRING.
    0.25

    8.
    S.V. MACHINE-GUNNERS IN ACTION.
    0.28

    9.
    S.V. HELICOPTER LANDS.
    0.30

    10.
    L.V. PARATROOPS RUN FROM HELICOPTER.
    0.34

    11.
    S.V. OFFICER WITH BINOCULARS.
    0.36

    12.
    L.V. TANKS ADVANCE.
    0.40

    13.
    L.V.PAN...AIRCRAFT DROP NAPALM BOMBS.
    0.46

    14.
    L.V. NAPALM BOMBS EXPLODE NEAR TANKS.
    0.50

    15.
    S.C.U. MACHINE-GUNNER FIRING
    0.53

    16.
    S.V. DITTO.
    0.54

    17.
    S.V. TANK FIRING.
    0.59

    18.
    S.V. TROOPS LOAD GUN.
    1.04

    19.
    S.C.U. OFFICER GIVES 'FIRE' SIGNAL
    1.05

    20.
    S.C.U. ARTILLERY FIRE.
    1.06

    21.
    S.C.U. DITTO.
    1.09

    22.
    S.C.U. ARTILLERY OFFICER WITH BINOCULARS.
    1.11

    23.
    L.V. ARTILLERY FIRE.
    1.15



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    Background: JAPAN HELD ITS BIGGEST-EVER MILITARY MANOEUVRES THIS WEEK, COMBAT AIRCRAFT AND OVER 8,000 TROOPS TOOK PART IN THE COMBINED OPERATION, HELD ON HOKKAIDO ISLAND, NORTHERN JAPAN.

    EQUIPMENT INCLUDED 35-TON JAPANESE-MADE TANKS, MECHANIZED UNIT, AND LONG-RANGE ARTILLERY. THE EXERCISE CARRIED OUT UNDER REALISTIC WAR CONDITIONS, RESULTED IN VICTORY FOR THE DEFENDING FORCE AGAINST UNITS THAT 'INVADED' THE ISLAND.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAF4Y48T2PZWRP3DJSVZIGL0WU
    Media URN:
    VLVAAF4Y48T2PZWRP3DJSVZIGL0WU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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