• Short Summary

    Soldiers prepare for battle of Na San. Indochina.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Battle of Na San. Indochina.

    Aerial shot Na San battle area. CU parachutes being pushed out of aircraft. MS's parachutes being pushed out of aircraft. Various shots aircraft flying over battle area and troops. LS no-man's land, troops in foreground. MS troops digging in. CU's man digging trench. MS men erecting barbed wire. Various shots making machine gun post.

    MS soldier digging in. MS's General Salan and General De Linares, with Colonel Gilles looking on. Various shots soldiers digging in as aircraft passes. MS VIP's riding in jeep. MS soldier throwing earth on bunker as aircraft takes off. MS Generals leaving dugout. LS pan VIP walking towards jeep. LS airfield. CU breech of gun firing. Various shots through barbed wire of aircraft taking off. MS men completing bunker. MS machine gun mounted in bunker. Various shots activity on airfield.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2636.31
    Media URN:
    78527
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:54:00 / 01:43:00:00
    Canister:
    UN 2485 F

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