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  • Short Summary

    Oriental troops advancing towards Lashio, Burma.

  • Description

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

    Invasion scenes in Far East - Lashio, Burma (Myanmar).

    Various shots Oriental (Burmese?) soldiers on trucks that are pulling field guns. Panning shot soldiers resting a roadside. C/U milestone. Various shots infantry moving along country road,some soldiers carry yokes / panniers, others use mules to carry equipment. Various shots tanks driving through rivers. Various shots tanks advancing over fields with mountains in the background. More shots infantry. Various shots tanks firing guns. More shots infantry, tanks and army mules. C/U mile stones. More shots infantry and tanks advancing. L/S bombarded town in valley. Various shots bomb damaged wooden houses. C/U oriental soldiers showing Western soldier (cameraman?) a revolver.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1978.10
    Media URN:
    61959
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:12:00 / 01:52:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 1097 B

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