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    The American Army defends South Korea by air and land

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    SLATE INFORMATION: U.S. Troops in Action on Korea Front

    KOREA: Various:

    AEROPLANES R.A.F. On board H.M.S.Triumph in Korean Waters Spitfire crashes on deck rolling with Landing gear wrecked VG

    AEROPLANES AMERICAN. B.29 attack red supplies in huge waves in daylight Carrier loaded with kites for use

    MILITARY - AMERICAN. Ammunition train demolished by direct hit..Tanks in action Marines go to front new supplies

    CRASHES - AEROPLANES. Spitfire crashes on deck of H.M.S. Theseus.

    KOREA. Outnumbered United Nations Forces continue retreat..shots of demolished ammunition truck.. refugees.. Tanks arriving on battlefront.. B 29 bombers attack red supplies..and Hornets and Spitfires take off and on H.M.S. Triumph..U.S.Marines go up front..and fresh supplies being sent to forces..McArthur shots etc

    GENERAL DOUGLAS MACARTHUR Takes over command in Korea is seen up front with troops

    NAVAL BRITISH Spitfire lands onrolling deck of H.M.S. Triumph after mission in Korean War..Undercarriage collapses and kite slides across decks

    LIGHT-CARRIER "TRIUMPH" Still in operation in Korean Waters,,shots of Hornets & Spitfires taking of on missions...Very Good shots of Spitfire landing on rolling deck as its undercarriage collapses

    U.N.O. U.N.O. Flag in Korea flies above forces

    army, military, fighting, defence, America, bombers, enemy, Allies, communist, red, Korea, ammunition, action, arms, munitions, marines, General MacArthur, air views, aerials, air shots
    Background: The American Army defends South Korea by air and land

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    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
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