• Short Summary

    Chiang Kai Shek arrives for talks in Burma; Burmese and Indian troops recapture Schwegyin.

  • Description

    Titles read: "BURMA - LATEST PICTURES".

    Various shots show President Chiang Kai Shek, accompanied by Madame Chaing, arriving at a Far East aerodrome / Burmese airport for talks.

    We then see several shots of Burmese and Indian troops in trenches and infantry advancing to recapture a town after Japanese occupation. They cross the Sittang River in sampans and capture the township of Schwegyin.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1324.28
    Media URN:
    43797
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:47:00 / 01:46:06:00
    Canister:
    42/35

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