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  • Short Summary

    Material showing British troops at rest at camp in Burma.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Burma.

    M/S truck in muddy water. M/S as British troops with no shirts on line up to get drink and food. They walk along and sit down to eat. M/S walking along in muddy water. M/S as the whole group push a Spitfire aeroplane out of the mud. Various shots soldiers in bunker with their guns, one has a monkey. C/U washing muddy feet in bowl of water. M/S men coming out of tent. Various shots as supplies are brought out and passed along. M/S band playing music.

    M/S as soldier walks along and attaches a bottle of water to a piece of string. It is pulled up by man in tree who is on look out. M/S as he drinks it. M/S as men check Spitfire, pan to makeshift tent, other men hang their washing on the line. Various shots of two soldiers sat at table with two small honey bears who are eating out of bowls and drinking from cups. M/S of the bears harnessed to bomb carrier, they pull it along. L/S of the camp.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1969.05
    Media URN:
    61912
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:08:00 / 01:21:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 877 E

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