• Short Summary

    Reports on Allied advances on Western Front and Burma.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "WAR REPORT FROM EAST AND WEST".

    Various.

    Burma. Various shots of the British troops with jeep and bullock cart struggling through jungle and streams during advance on Pinwe, Mandalay. The troops are led by a bagpiper. More shots of the men advancing through jungle.

    Chin, Burma. Aerial shots of bombs from Mitchell aircraft falling and bursting on troop concentrations near Kennedy Peak.

    Unknown, Western Front. Bombs falling to targets from Marauder planes. Aerial shots of Marauder aeroplane bursting into flames, losing its engine and crashing to earth.

    Belgium. Close up shot of tracks of a tank sliding on icy road. Several shots of the tank sliding out of control on icy road.

    (Mute& Track Negs.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1145.09
    Media URN:
    39757
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/01/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:30:00 / 01:23:12:00
    Canister:
    45/6

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