• Short Summary

    Pacific battlefront experiences in New Guinea jungle war

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Pacific Battlefront: New Guinea

    PAPUA NEW GUINEA: Various:
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    AUSTRALIA MILITARY. Forces in New Guinea warfare.. wounded on stretchers.. blow up hut & tommy gun


    JUNGLE Aussie Expeditionary Force in NEW GUINEA jungle..


    NATIVES Help Aussie troops New Guinea campaign.. carry wounded & stores etc.


    NEW GUINEA Australian & U.S. troops in New Guinea jungle warfare.. planed land take off, drop food.. difficult nature of country.. native hut bombed & machine gunned.. native transport labour.. troops cook meal.. wounded on stretchers.. WAU.. SALAMAUA.. BULOLO.. KOKODA

    Military - Active

    jungle war, transport, bush boys (language of the period for inhabitants of New Guinea), weather, World War II
    Background: Pacific battlefront experiences in New Guinea jungle war

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7HRBXZRV8769K4LFND4NY7U7O
    Media URN:
    VLVA7HRBXZRV8769K4LFND4NY7U7O
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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