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  • Short Summary

    Material showing the evacuation of Java.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Java evacuates.

    M/S's British officers looking at maps, M/S two discussing tactics whilst troops load up lorries behind. M/S troops loading lorries. Various shots convoy of British lorries on the move. Travelling shot from trucks past fallen trees and tank. M/S's troops with guns in ditches and at side of road with mortars L/S Javanese mountains. Soldiers walk down road. L/S mountains and countryside. Various shots of the solders advancing. L/S explosion in distance, tanks drive up and smoke drifts across. M/S's Indian soldiers repairing guns. M/S Asian soldiers carrying wounded man on stretcher.

    Various shots of Dutch and Javanese civilians being helped onto lorry by soldiers. Various shots of the civilians, ladies smile at the camera. M/S of people gathered at a camp (?). Various shots as they wave at camera. M/S plane flying overhead. M/S as more civilians climb onto lorry. Various shots of them on lorry. M/S as plane flies overhead, C/U little girl holding puppy. Various shots of locals. M/S gun pointing from bombed building. M/S people waving from military lorries as they leave. M/S as lorries drive down road. Various shots locals gathered on lorries. M/S as they set off again and drive through. M/S's as local women watch lorries pass.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:39:00 / 02:01:57:00
    UN 1413 A

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