New U.S. Weapon 1952

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    Korea

    In the Korean War buried Napalm filled shell cases are being used to stop Korean infiltration. A very nasty form of land mine.

    CU. Notice "Operation Hotfoot"
    SV. Two officers examining Napalm Field Howitzer Shell cases.
    SCU. Officers inspecting blasting cap. SV. Officers puts down blasting cap and points.
    GV. Dummy platoon.
    CU. Officer making final connection.
    SCU. Napalm canister and blasting cap. SV. Officer signals "Fire".
    SV. Man pressing detonator.
    LV. Napalm explosion. LV. Dummies in midst of flaming napalm
    CU. A burning dummy.
    SV. A burning dummy. MV. Napalm explosion. & MV.
    GV. Napalm explosions / flames.

    (Orig. F.G.) (Orig. "F")

    Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/03/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    27249
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    21.32
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:34:00 / 01:34:19:00
    Canister:
    52/26
    Sort Number:
    52/026
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    War & Revolution
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    Korean War B29 B29's Korea in the Twentieth Century University of Korea Selection for the Korean War
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