• Short Summary

    Australians advancing through jungle in New Guinea during General MacArthur's offensive.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE WAR IN NEW GUINEA".

    New Guinea.

    Various shots of the Australian infantry advancing through open country in New Guinea during General MacArthur's offensive. Several shots of signaller laying line from back of a jeep. Various shots of the infantry advancing through fast flowing stream. Several shots of some of the native helpers who are assisting the Australians in the fight, mostly as bearers. Various shots of the Australians erecting rough wooden bridge to cross a dangerous river. Australians walking along road towards camera.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1099.18
    Media URN:
    38322
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:46:00 / 01:29:30:00
    Canister:
    43/100

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