• Short Summary

    Harry S. Truman stops at Honolulu and Pearl Harbor before finally meeting with General MacArthur?

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: Truman meets MacArthur

    USA: Wake Island:
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    HONOLULU. Pres Truman visits Governor en route for Wake Island, Alights from plane shakes hand..presented with garland round arm..in launch pays visit to wrecked hulks of ships left after Paerl Harbour incident.

    McARTHUR GENERAL DOUGLAS Pres Truman comes to confer with him on Wake Island in the Pacific..Greets him as he descends plane...shakes hand poses. receives medal pinned on chest...shakes again..big smiles etc C U chest medal

    AND AWARDS OF President Truman pins the 4th Oak Leaf Cluster on McArthur' chest on Wake Island..C.U....etc hand shake

    TRUMAN HARRY President. En route for meeting with McArthur..alights from plane at Honolulu..Shakes with Governor presented with garland...Arrives at Wake for Meeting with McArthur...Alights from Plane shakes hands poses.....Pins medal on McArthur...shakes again

    WAKE ISLAND (Pacific) Good aerial shot of Island as president Truman arrives to confer with McArthur on Korean war Situation..Alights from plane.. etc etc..shot of hut for talks

    Personalities - Armed Forces; Personalities - Politicians; Americans

    Honolulu, Pearl Harbor, General MacArthur, Wake Island, Wake Atoll
    Background: Harry S. Truman stops at Honolulu and Pearl Harbor before finally meeting with General MacArthur (Supreme Allied Commander)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF4PRSR4X211JMELUUKQIE900E
    Media URN:
    VLVAF4PRSR4X211JMELUUKQIE900E
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1950
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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