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  • Short Summary

    Food containers being packed, parachutists preparing & boarding plane, plane taking off.

  • Description

    Hanoi.

    Preparing for air drops to small French and native garrisons in Tonkin. The Viet-Min is now in full action Cao Bang has to be evacuated by French soldiers.

    LS. MS. Coolies packing food containers. (3 shots). LS. MS. Coolies carrying food containers to lorry. (2 shots). LS. Loading lorry on the military airport of Bacmai. LS. Loaded passing parked plane. LS. MS. CU. Loading plane from lorry. LS. Parachutists lined up beside plane. LS. MS. CU. Parachutists putting on their harness. (sev. shots.) MS. CU. Parachutist boarding plane. LS. French Dakota plane taxiing and taking off. AVS of mountainous regions.

    (Mute.R.M.) (Used in A.K.C. 193)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2531.14
    Media URN:
    68160
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:37:00 / 01:49:51:00
    Canister:
    UN 2308 E

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