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  • Short Summary

    Locals with Australian and Indian troops repair bomb damaged roads and bridges.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - locations and dates unclear or unknown.

    Far East Invasion - Burma / Myanmar?

    Various shots Australian troops and locals building / repairing, convoy of military vehicles pass them. The locals, all young men, wear loin clothes and beads around their neck. Look like indigenous tribesmen?

    Various shots Indian soldiers repairing bombed bridge so army vehicles can cross. Various shots Indians bathing in river below bridge, they mess about for camera.

    Various shots Asian soldiers and Australian soldiers escorting group of civilians through forest. Civilians wear ragged robes - look Oriental in appearance.

    Note: this item is identical to UN 1097 C.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1978.05
    Media URN:
    61954
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:30:00 / 01:20:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 1093 B

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