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  • Short Summary

    Footage of British and American soldier coming ashore at Akyab.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Akyab - Invasion landing.

    M/Ss of army jeeps lined up on beach. US jeep reversing onto landing craft. Shots of soldier in landing craft. M/Ss of British soldiers. Shots of soldiers marching along dusty road.

    L/Ss of landing craft heading towards the coast. Shots of warships. Various shots of landing craft and warships. Several shots of troops coming ashore. Soldier raising British flag on beach. More similar shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2076.11
    Media URN:
    75563
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:31:00 / 01:49:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 1419 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    Currently dated as 1940-49, this footage will originate from January 1945.

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