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    Belgian paratroopers in Banningville taking action against Congolese rebels.

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    Banningville, Congo


    LS. Congolese prisoners are led away by Belgian paratroops. LS. Houses in the village of Banningville. MS. Congolese prisoner with bandaged arm is led away. LS. of aircraft on airfield. LS. Singpost Banningville at entrance to village MS. Civilain and Belgian soldiers seated on ground, eating. Various shots as plane arrives on airfield with Belgiam paratroops waiting about after disemplaning. LS. Group of troops set up machine gun. Various shots as Belgian families arrive at the airfield to be transported by plane to Leopoldville and then on to Brussels. Various MSs. and CUs. as Belgian paratroops emplane at Leopoldville en route to Banningville Two CUs. of the soldiers seated inside plane. MS. the wing of the plane. CU. One of the crew speaking through microphone. CU. of the pilot. MS. Navigator. Two aerial views of the terrain below. MS. From inside the aircraft, as the troops disemplane. LSs. as the troops run across airfield. Two LSs. the village of Banningvile. Various shots of fighting taking place in nearby jungle and surrounding countryside where the Congolese rebels attempted to take refuge. Various shots showing shell explosions and troops in action around Banningville. LS. Dead body lying in road way. CU. Pan from bullet holes in wall to LS. Showing street Various shots, Belgian Troops with Congolese civilians. MS. M. Lambert newspaperman from the French News Agency seated on steps making notes. Various shots Belgian troops questioning Congolese. MSs. M. Labert attends a wounded Congolese.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:17:00 / 01:36:30:00
    UN 3387 D

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