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  • Description

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

    'Mopping Up' in Prongyang, Korea.

    Shots of American GIs in truck firing rifles at pictures of Stalin and Kim il Sung. Shots of American soldiers chasing ducks.

    Soldiers on jeep firing guns into tunnel where Communist troops who refused to surrender are trapped. Soldiers climb onto jeep and drive into tunnel. Soldiers staggering out of tunnel and coughing after being wounded by hand grenade thrown by Communists. C/U of soldier resting or recovering. Soldiers firing rifles during 'mopping up'; tank in foreground.

    Shots of prisoners being brought in. Two children clinging to their dead mother by roadside - the mother was apparently killed by fleeing Communist troops. C/U of murdered woman. Soldiers picking up the crying children. General view of soldiers advancing.

    Followed by duplicate of the above - first story ends at 01:48:02

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:47:00 / 01:49:20:00
    UN 2299 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2299 B
  • Appears in...

    War & Revolution
    Korea Korea in the Twentieth Century University of Korea Chosin_BigNet_RET
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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