• Short Summary

    British reinforcements leaving for Korea from an airfield in England

  • Description

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    British reinforcements leaving from an airfield in England for Korea taking with them a kiss from their sweethearts and some soil from home

    BRITISH TROOPS AT THE FRONT:More troops leave by air for Korea

    AEROPLANES R.A.F. etc. Hasting take off at Lyneham for Far East laden with troop

    AMERICAN MILITARY Giant tanks take up defensive positions..begin bombarding enemy..exhausted G.I.s rest help refugee cripple into jee??? small boy as mascot..flame throwers machine guns, mortars. Marine in japan rushed to Korean Front in few hours

    Handley-Page "Hastings" Take off @ LYNEHAM for F/East laden w TROOPS.

    LYNEHAM..(Wiltshire) R.A.F. Hastings aircraft take off for Far East.. Loading up with troops etc

    MILITARY BRITISH Men for service in Korea climb on board Hastings a/c at Lyneham..take handfull Mother Earth.

    Military - Active; Korean War

    soldiers, aeroplane, aerodrome, boarding
    Background: British reinforcements leaving for Korea from an airfield in England

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAF5HJI63YHY55IMM4J1K5RMS0E
    Media URN:
    VLVAF5HJI63YHY55IMM4J1K5RMS0E
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1950
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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