• Short Summary

    Press reporters wait in Congress for a statement from President Harry S. Truman regarding General?

  • Description

    USA: Washington, D.C.:
    INT/EXT

    CONGRESS IN U.S. Press Reporters wait in Congress for statement re McArthur dismissal. Shots of out side showing dome etc


    McARTHUR GENERAL DOUGLAS Relieved of his Command in Pacific War Zone by Truman..Presidents speech from White House...Newspaper headlines and shots of reporters awaiting for news


    TRUMAN HARRY President sacked.. Speech by Truman from White House........ Newspaper headlines of event


    WASHINGTON. Shots of Truman residence the White House also Congress Building..Reporters lobbying in corridors.. Truman speech at White House on McArthur's Dismissal


    WHITE HOUSE Shots front White House.. Inside Truman speaks re the relieving of McArthue of his Command


    Personalities - Armed Forces; Americans

    fired, firing, fires, reporters, newspaper, newspapers, mac, press, speech, speeches, politics
    Background: Press reporters wait in Congress for a statement from President Harry S. Truman regarding General Douglas McArthur's dismissal and replacement by General Matthew Ridgeway, and President Truman speaks

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8VDHTZJ9ADG7VWQ408X8CO4KR
    Media URN:
    VLVA8VDHTZJ9ADG7VWQ408X8CO4KR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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