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  • Short Summary

    French involvment in Indo-China intensifies

  • Description

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    MS. Pan - tank. MS. Tank climbing up a hill. MS. Tank. MS. Tank going through small river. MS. Tanks with troops sitting upon them. MS. Tanks. MS. (shot from tank) Soldiers walking behind tank in ruts made by the tank tracks. MS. Tanks going through the rice fields (4 shots). MS. Tank firing. CU. Machine gun firing. MS. Tanks. MS. Tanks firing. (2 shots). MS. Armoured cars going through village. MS. Ruined building. MS. Troops walking past ruined building. MS. Troops walking along road. MS. Troops walking up to lorry. MS. Lorry towing field gun along road. MS. Field gun pan up to French flag flying over ruined building. LS. Sentry standing by French flag flying on top of ruined building. MS. Pan French officers in jeep. LS. Soldiers standing at `attention' as officers get out of jeep. MS. French officers in lookout. (3 shots). MS. Men pushing supplies out of plane. LS. River (air view) MS. Wing of plane as it is flying over jungle. LS. (air view) parachutes dropping from plane. LS. (air view) village. (Mute. F.G.)

    This does not correlate to T/C Footage or P.E.T Sheets
    The footage on the reel is of troops coming in from land. Misplaced

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2563.05
    Media URN:
    68869
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:01:00 / 01:11:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 2352 C

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