• Short Summary

    Clever use of rubber landing boat is big feature of American invasion tactics.

  • Description

    PANAMA:
    SV troops march towards camera.
    SV Commandos looking at map.
    CU map.
    GV Commandos running across river.
    SV Commandos running thru' bushes.
    CUBV two Commandos firing rifles.
    LV towards mule train with Commandos.
    SV towards mule train with Commandos.
    LTV mules and Commandos across river.
    SV mules and Commandos reach other side of river.
    SV machine gun on camouflaged tractor with Commandos.
    LV camouflaged lorry across river with Commandos.
    GV plane diving on convoy of lorries on road.
    CU lorries on road.
    Shot plane diving over convoy on road.
    CU U.S. Commando.

    USA:
    LV Commandos lowering rubber boats from boat.
    SV Commandos pushing rubber boat over side.
    SV Commando down ladder into rubber boats.
    CU Commandos down ladder into boats.
    SV Commandos rowing rubber boat.
    LV about eight rubber boats with Commandos rowing.
    SV about four rubber boats with Commandos rowing.
    Semi side view Commandos rowing boat.
    LV rubber boats reach shore and Commandos jump out.
    SV Commandos out of boats.
    LV Commandos running on land.

    Americans; Ships and Boats; Navy - Active
    Background: Clever use of rubber landing boat is big feature of American invasion tactics.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5ROA441WJ9BZPXHWN1X3CLADR
    Media URN:
    VLVA5ROA441WJ9BZPXHWN1X3CLADR
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/05/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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