• Short Summary

    Dramatic scenes of patrol in the Malayan jungle by British troops.

  • Description

    Malaya, Malaysia.

    GV. Pan down Malayan jungle. SV. Cameronian (Royal Cameron Highlanders) patrol pushing through jungle. CU. Alsatian dog accompanying patrol. SV. Patrol pushing through heavy undergrowth. GV. Bandit camp. SV. Patrol destroying grass hut. & SCU.
    SV. Radio aerial CU. Radio operator speaking into microphone. SCU. Smoke grenade being thrown indicating dropping zone. SV. Smoke rising from exploding grenade. Air view, column of smoke coming from jungle. Lib. LV. A Dakota aeroplane flying over camp dropping supplies. SV. Members of patrol resting under tent CU. A member of patrol. SV. Supplies being laid out. CU. Supplies being laid out.
    SV. Cameronians reading letters from home. SV. Another Cameronian having haircut. SV. A sick Cameronian soldier laying in tent. & CU.
    SV. Trees being felled. SV. Members of the patrol chopping down trees. Members of the patrol chopping down trees. SV. Tree falling. LV. Helicopter flying in.
    Air view thick jungle as seen from helicopter. A member of the patrol looking up. SV. Helicopter hovering over clearing.
    SV. Alsatian pricking up ears. SV. Sick man being pushed aboard still hovering helicopter. SV. Members of the patrol waving goodbye LV. Helicopter, flying off. SV.
    Cameronian resuming patrol, pushing through undergrowth and marshy grounds. CU. Feet wading through swamps. SV. Patrol watching one of its members wading through neck-high swamp. SV. Another patrolman wades in CU. Radio operator. LV. Helicopter approaching. SV. Patrol waving. CU. Patrol scrambling aboard helicopter. SV. Helicopter hovering. LV. Helicopter flying away.

    (Orig. Dupe Neg.) (Title Scenes "J").

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    21.18
    Media URN:
    27237
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:45:00 / 01:19:07:00
    Canister:
    52/25

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