• Short Summary

    American forces on the Mekong Delta, they capture two Vietcong men.

  • Description

    No title. War in Vietnam continues, Mekong Delta.

    L/S line of US armoured boats and troop landing craft in river. M/S landing craft going up river. L/S bank where there is gun fire. Panning shot of American aircraft; it dives and drops napalm bomb leaving trail of fire. L/S another aircraft dropping napalm. L/S another aircraft diving. Panning shot napalm exploding.

    M/S landing craft. C/U armoured boat. L/S countryside showing mortar bomb exploding. C/U American soldier firing mortar. L/S landscape. M/S landing craft about to beach. M/S American soldiers coming off landing craft. M/S American soldiers walking ashore. M/S American soldiers coming out of jungle.

    L/S line of landing craft. M/S American soldiers standing on bridge of landing craft. C/U American soldier at controls. M/S American soldier bringing to Vietcong (Viet Cong) prisoners aboard landing craft. M/S prisoners on landing craft, they squat on the deck. M/S landing craft leaving river bank. L/S landing craft going up river.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2043.01
    Media URN:
    56431
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:20:00 / 01:01:43:00
    Canister:
    67/79

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