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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of troops in Tourane

  • Description

    Tourane, Indochina

    LS. Group of natives walking around base. LS. Natives having foot attended to by medical officer. LS. Paratroops and supplies dropping from planes flying above. LS. Paratroops assembling. LS. planes flying overhead (Junkers 52) and supplies dropping by parachute. LS. Troops unharnessing supplies LS. Newspaperwoman Brigitte Frang talking with man. LS. Soldier mining railway lines and truck. LS. Explosion. LS. Jeep going along road. LS. and MS. Troops mining bridge across river. LS. The bridge being blown up. LS. The wrecked bridge. Ground to Air Bomber in flight (French type) Air to Air, Bomber in flight (French type) Aerial shot: scenes of ground below being bombed. Various flight sequences. LS. Scenes of LCT's picking up `commando' troops and returning them to mother ship. (Mute, F.G.)

    Note: Footage of troops walking coast line, and aerial bombing both striking images

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2614.05
    Media URN:
    78061
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:14:00 / 01:16:57:00
    Canister:
    UN 2472 A

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