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  • Short Summary

    Footage of wounded soldiers being flown to Red Cross base. Possibly in Burma.

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    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Wounded Troops into Flying boat. Possibly in Burma.

    Aerial shots of large flying boat taking off. Various shots of the American aircraft in-flight. L/S of the plane landing on large lake or river. L/Ss of natives watching from river bank, Shots of aircraft slowing down in river. Various shots of soldier pulling alongside in boat, some go aboard. M/S of civilians. Several shots of men on the wing of the aircraft refuelling it. Shots of man sitting on plant of wood under wing repairing damage with hammer. L/Ss of flying boat taking off.

    Various aerial shots. Shots of men unloading supplies from the plane. Various shots of supplies being taken towards shore by boat. L?Ss of soldiers going aboard the flying boat. More aerial shots. L/S of flying boat coming in to land on river. Shots of soldiers watching as the plane moves closer. Shots of wounded soldiers being carried out and onto boat. A boat takes the troops ashore. Various shots of wounded soldier coming ashore to Red Cross base, some are carried on stretchers.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:33:00 / 01:16:18:00
    UN 979 A

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