• Short Summary

    Allied forces clear Buna of Japanese troops.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "BUNA CLEARED OF JAPS".

    Buna, Papua, New Guinea.

    Australian General Blamey and American General Eichelberger, Australian and American Commanders in New Guinea, survey the situation. Various shots of allied guns in action during the fight that drove the Japanese from Buna, their last stronghold in Papua. Various shots of the litter which is all that is left of the Buna Mission. Open grave of Japanese dead. Group of American soldiers pose and smile after the battle.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1073.15
    Media URN:
    37888
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:12:00 / 01:39:59:00
    Canister:
    43/18

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