• Short Summary

    In Indo-China, helicopters bring back first 8 men to be evacuated from Dien Bien Phu.

  • Description

    Louang Prabang, Indo-China (Indochina).

    SV pan, wounded soldier being carried from helicopter on Louang Prabang airfield, & SCU (another man), & SV (back view). SV another helicopter arriving. SV helicopter. SV other wounded leaving helicopters on stretchers, & SV (back view). SV professor Huard, head of French delegation, watching. Air view 'Dakotas' (Red Cross) over Indo-Chinese, jungle, & SV pan from plane to jungle. SV supplies of medical equipment being dropped. CU medical supplies. SV supplies being dropped out of plane. SV other supplies being pulled into position, & CU supplies being pushed out. GV Dien Bien Phu parachutes scattered. Damaged airstrip in top right corner, & SGV. SV Hanoi Lanessan Hospital. Wounded inside, being questioned. SV wounded man being checked in by nurse. SV other wounded being carried in on stretcher. SV another wounded being carried in. SV wounded man being attended to.

    (Orig. G.) (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    156.02
    Media URN:
    29388
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:09:00 / 01:05:52:00
    Canister:
    54/39

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