• Short Summary

    Fourteenth Army celebrates its victories in Burma.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE FOURTEENTH'S VICTORY".

    Rangoon, Burma.

    Sir Reginald Dorman Smith, Governor of Burma, shaking hands with Burmese leaders. Several close up shots of the Burmese leaders (no names).

    Long shot of the field with troops lined up for inspection. Close up shot of Lord Louis Mountbatten, Supreme Allied Commander for Southeast Asia.

    Various shots of the march past of West African and British troops.

    Several shots of General Sir William Slim, Commander of the 14th Army, seated at desk, speaking on the war in the Far East (natural sound).

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1159.14
    Media URN:
    40107
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/07/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:49:00 / 01:52:44:00
    Canister:
    45/58

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