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  • Short Summary

    Gurkhas demonstrate booby traps in Burmese jungle.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Burma.

    C/U sign 'Bovill Booby Traps' chalked up. Gurkha soldiers make and demonstrate the working of booby traps on dummies in the Burmese jungle. M/S trigger wire, leaves are pulled back to show it is attached to hidden gun. M/S pit with spikes in. C/U spike. M/S grenade, a hidden wire pulls the pin. Various shots as a Gurkha throws a spear through jungle undergrowth and it hits the dummy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2034.06
    Media URN:
    62512
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:06:00 / 01:20:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 1248 C

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