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    Korea, Inchon.

    Empty Korean POW camps bear grim evidence of the mss escape of 27,000 prisoners who stampeded the barbed wire, many prisoners were torn to pieces on the barb. In nearby villages the former hostages receive food and shelter. The men are north Korean anti-Communists. South Korean troops aided in the break out before American forces could gain control.

    GV. Desolate P.O.W. Camp. MS. Torn barbed wire. MS. Clothes hanging on barbed wire. CU. Boots and shoes. GV. Village Street - very drab. CU. Two escaped P.O.W.'s MS. Escaped P.O.W's putting on clean clothes. MS. Group P.O.W's receiving bowl of soup from civilian.

    (F.G.)

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    67607
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2492.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:17:00 / 01:51:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 2535 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 2535 C
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    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    University of Korea LandTD Barbed Wire and Electric Fences POWs South Korean Troops
  • Stills

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

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