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  • Short Summary

    Material showing allied troops fighting in jungles of Burma.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Burma (Myanmar).

    L/S hills covered by forest. Various shots Burmese troops and horses on road, they past signpost to Burma and Assam. Various shots wooden houses. C/U oxen. Various shots temple. C/U Buddha statue. Various shots motor vehicle scrap yard: soldiers, some Australian, salvage parts from vehicles. C/U British soldier with pet monkey.

    Various shots Burmese man and British soldiers put up camouflage nets. Various shots Indian soldiers in trench. Various shots soldiers in undergrowth manning antiaircraft guns. L/S Burmese soldier climbing rope ladder into trees. Various shots Burmese soldiers putting spikes into ground - antitank defences? More shots Indians in trench. Various shots Indian soldiers in tank crossing river. Various shots soldiers firing shells. Various shots Indian soldiers running through undergrowth carrying equipment. L/S explosions in forest.

    Various shots elephant moving logs around, a Burmese man sits on the elephant.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:04:00 / 01:57:57:00
    UN 682 A

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