French operation to eliminate pocket of Vietminh resistance using North African troops.
Bambous Canal (18 km south west of Ninh Giang), Thai Binh, Indo-China (now Vietnam).
LS. L.C.T's on canal. LS. Tank crews preparing. LS. and MS. Tanks driving from L.T.C's. LS. Armoured troops carriers moving over countryside. LS. Tanks moving across country. LS. Lorries driving past heavy gun site. LS. Infantry lorries driving along muddy road. LS. Smoke rising from burning village. LS. Tanks firing. LS. Tank moving into position. MS. Tank gunner firing. LS. Infantry advancing. LS. Infantry in Native village. MS. Infantry through thick undergrowth. MS. Tank climbing over ditch. LS. Wrecked native house. MS. Infantry advancing towards village. Aerial views - burning village.