• Short Summary

    Indian army traps Japanese troops in mountainous area of Burma - Assam border.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Japs trapped at Imphal".

    Hills of Manipur, India.

    Aerial shots of the mountainous area at the Burma - Assam border with motor transport moving along road. Various shots of General Grant tanks and Indian infantry of 5th and 7th Indian divisions advancing along roads. The tanks put up barrage to flush out Japanese stronghold. Various shots of Indian artillery in action and smoke pours from hillside. Various shots of burning wooden huts of Japanese held village. Various shots of Indian soldiers advancing through wooded area past the bodies of dead Japanese soldiers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1358.05
    Media URN:
    44679
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:00:00 / 01:11:56:00
    Canister:
    44/39

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