• Short Summary

    Australian troops make their way up Shaggy Ridge in the Ramu valley in New Guinea.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Shaggy Ridge.

    New Guinea.

    Various shots showing treacherous area known as Shaggy Ridge in the Ramu Valley in New Guinea. Australian soldiers climb up ridge after the battle in which they cleared the Japanese from this stronghold, men from New Guinea help them. Various shots of the wounded being attended to, some are carried off on stretchers. Various shots of the Australian soldiers taking a break and having some food from portable kitchen.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1356.13
    Media URN:
    44627
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:45:00 / 01:32:04:00
    Canister:
    44/34

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