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  • Short Summary

    Troops running through the jungle, soldier throwing hand grenade at hut, and the explosion.

  • Description

    Malaya.

    Documentation states - A patrol of the Gordon Highlanders stationed in Malaya acting on information received from the police go into the balukar (secondary jungle) to locate and exterminate a Communist bandit. They arrive at the bandit camp to find the place deserted except for a solitary character garbed in the apparel of a rubber tapper. As there are visible signs of occupation by bandits the patrol burns down the hut and arrests the pseudo rubber-tapper on suspicion.

    MS. Troops (Gordon Highlanders) 'on guard' as they walk through clearing in the jungle. (2 shots). & MS. (away from the camera). MS. Troops running through the jungle. LS. Soldier throwing hand grenade at hut, and the explosion. MS. hut burning. MS. Troops running from hut as explosion occurs.

    (Mute. Dupe. Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2559.05
    Media URN:
    68766
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:31:00 / 01:12:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 2376 D

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