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    DIEN-BIEN-PHU., INDO CHINA: Air V Parachutes out of plane. Air V Ditto, towards earth. GV Parachutists descending. SCU Pilot in cockpit. CU Controls being moved. SV Int. Equipment being dropped from plane. Angle V Parachutes towards earth. CU Pan Parachutists to earth. SV Mortar being fired. Closer V Ditto. Another V Ditto. GV Troops rushing forward. SBV Ditto. SCU BV Soldier firing machine gun. SBV Troops thru smoking undergrowth. SV Troops running forward. CU Soldier firing gun. SV Troops under fire. SV Wounded soldier having wound dressed. SCU Colonial soldier with arm wound. CU wounded ankle pan up to paratrooper. SCU Dr. tending wounded paratrooper. SV Stretcher party pan to paratroopers. SV Stretcher party. GV Wounded onto helicopter. SCU Men on field 'phone. GV Pan to BV Plane taking off. Air V 2 Planes. Angle V Planes thru open bomb-bay. Air V Bombs dropping. SCU Pilot. Air V Planes drop bombs. Air V Bombs landing. Air V Plane diving, firing rockets. Shot from cockpit - rockets firing. GV Plane flying over & away above bomb burst.



    Vietnam; Independence Movements; France; Colonialism; Military - Active; Airforce - Active




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    A.F.
    Dien Bien Phu

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAVGARW17X166ARVSM53NYDBN2
    Media URN:
    VLVAAVGARW17X166ARVSM53NYDBN2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/04/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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