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  • Short Summary

    Prisoners released, troops inspected and bombs landing on enemy targets in Indochina.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Final Operations in Indochina (now Vietnam).

    Aerial views of villages in Indochina.

    Several shots of French guards closing the Moncay bridge. General views of Moncay Bridge.

    Various shots of released prisoners of war (Western) making their way to river or lake. Their former captors wave goodbye - they look quite friendly! Prisoners leave on LCM (landing craft).

    Soldiers stand around and some lie on stretchers or bunks at a rural camp. Most wave fans against the heat and / or flies. Several shots at Red Cross camp.

    High angle view of troops on parade. Various shots of General Salan inspecting French troops - some wear turban-style forage caps.

    Aerial views of bombs bursting on My Loe and Loe An. Aerial views of bombs bursting on enemy concentrations. Aerial views of transport moving along road.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:27:00 / 01:30:13:00
    UN 2654 B

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