• Short Summary

    Goods are transported by native canoe and foot across New Guinea to an Australian outpost.

  • Description

    Titles read: "IN THE JUNGLES OF NEW GUINEA".

    Port Moresby, New Guinea.

    A supply ship arrives at Port Moresby and hands goods over to small canoes manned by natives. They set off into the Papuan jungles along the narrow rivers. They stop at a remote village for a rest. Several shots of the locals.

    The next morning the crew move onwards on foot, carrying the goods. They move through the jungle, then the open country. The party eventually arrive at a remote Australian outpost. Two soldiers sit checking off a register or inventory.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1340.14
    Media URN:
    44237
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:05:00 / 01:22:21:00
    Canister:
    42/83

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