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  • Short Summary

    Good footage of air supply being loaded onto planes before drop.

  • Description

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

    Burma air supply and drops.

    C/U of sleeve of man's uniform which has 'Air Supply' badge on it. Group shot of air supply crew next to plane at military base. Several shots the crew. C/U of badge painted onto car of aggressive looking beast called 'Jinks the Jeep'. M/Ss of men loading supply sacks onto plane. Shots of Burmese men preparing supply packages and parachutes. Men loading parcels. Soldier driving jeep up ramp. Several shots of DC-3 Dakotas taking off. Air to air shots of light aircraft. Various shots of the supply packages being dropped. they sail down to earth by parachute. Shots of light aircraft on ground. L/S of plane taking off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1949.04
    Media URN:
    61520
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:38:00 / 01:16:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 829 B

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