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Burma - Latest Pictures

Series

Series Name
Pathe Gazette

Issue

Issue No.
42/35
Date Released
30 Apr 1942
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Burma - Latest Pictures
  2. 2Sir Stafford Cripps on India
  3. 3Enthronement of Archbishop of Canterbury
  4. *Boxing in South Africa
  5. *Training Huskies
  6. *Charity Gymkhana
  7. *Johannesburg’s Joy Day
  8. *Speed Demons
  9. *Panda Score is One

* Story has local or special distribution

Story

Story No. within this Issue
1 / 3
Summary
General Chiang Kai-Shek accompanied by his wife arrive in Burma for talks with British military leaders. Meanwhile Indian and Burmese troops advance on the township of Shwegyin to recapture it after Japanese occupation.
Researcher Comments
Ghurkas also mentioned in commentary.
Keywords
Military
Locations
Burma; Shwegyin
Length of story (in feet)
123
Story extras:
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Notes
Pathe now also handles the Reuters Historical Collection, which includes the British Paramount, Empire British, Gaumont Graphic and Gaumont British newsreels.
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