Allied troops arrive on Arakan front for diversionary assault at Mayu ridge. Burma.
Item title reads - On the Arakan front.
Various shots of Indian, West African and British troops on assault craft nearing the Mayu coastline of Burma. Various shots of the landing for a diversionary raid to act as a cover-up and draw Japanese attention from main assault elsewhere. C/U of signpost to 'Butridaung' and 'Maungdaw'. Various shots of the Mayu Ridge. Various shots as tanks, bren gun carriers and infantry pass along the dusty road. M/S sign reading 'About turn! Only those killing the King's enemies and supporting troops allowed beyond this post.' M/S as the men march along the road, they smile.