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  • Short Summary

    Material showing the 'Railway of Death' constructed by allied prisoners of war. Burma.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Burma.

    Various shots of the railway constructed by the forced labour of allied P.O.W.s in the jungle during the war and known as the "Railway of Death". C/U plans of railway. M/S cemetery showing the graves of allied prisoners of war, camera pans across it. M/S allied soldiers walking along railway. Various shots of the railway. M/S as truck runs along track and men walking across track. Various shots railway. Various shots of pagodas. Various shots prison compound. M/S sign 'Songkrai'. M/S allied officer.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2072.22
    Media URN:
    62785
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:11:00 / 01:47:57:00
    Canister:
    UN 1412 D

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