• Short Summary

    SECOND WORLD WAR: Japan has taken plunge into sea of war and British Paramount News reviews world situation thus created.

  • Description

    SLATE - SECOND WORLD WAR

    ***SHOTLIST INTENDED AS A GUIDE ONLY***

    ***CONTAINS FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY***

    Japan has taken plunge into sea of war and British Paramount News reviews world situation thus created. Includes: Review of Japanese forces / American declaration of war / US naval base at Pearl Harbour / Manila defences / Preparation in Mala

    Singapore, East Indies: LV Indians presenting arms to General Wavell. SV. & Cu. Gen. Wavell.

    GOOD SCENES...GV. Troops throwing fire bombs at model tank which burst into flames. SV. Troops digging, laying mines. CU. Putting mine into ground. CU. Fixing fuse into mine. CU. Covering mine. GV. Troops watching mine explode. LV. Tank vanishes in huge explosion pan up cloud of smoke. GV. Wavell out of car, in shorts, and walks to meet officers. GV. Wavell and others watching Indian soldiers. CU. Soldier with Trench Mortar. GV. Indians assembling Trench Mortars. SV. Troops assembling Trench Mortars. CU. Fixing sights to Trench Mortars. GV. Wavell and other officers walking along.

    Navy - Active; Airforce - Active; Military - Active; World War II in the Far East; United States of America; British Empire; Colonialism; Ceremonies - Miscellaneous; Self-Reference
    Background: SECOND WORLD WAR: Japan has taken plunge into sea of war and British Paramount News reviews world situation thus created. Includes: Review of Japanese forces / American declaration of war / US naval base at Pearl Harbour / Manila defences / Preparation in Mala

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEI1CC1G9A517K4R7ZKD98TQR9
    Media URN:
    VLVAEI1CC1G9A517K4R7ZKD98TQR9
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/12/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:10:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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