• Short Summary

    25,000 United Nations troops, surrounded by Chinese Army in Korea, get supplies air dropped to them (including a prefabricated bridge), wherupon they break out and trek south

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Korea -The Grim Trek South Continues

    NORTH KOREA:
    EXT

    AEROPLANES AMERICAN Freightcars drop supplies to Marines in Rhosin Reservoir area..Bridge dropped by parachute. Interior shots plane..shots of ground. covered in snow ...Planes on Kutari airstrip..one crashes taking off carrying wounded help rushed up

    AMERICAN MILITARY 25,000 Marines cutoff by Chinese evacuate the area.. Supplies dropped by air..Food Bridge..Helping wounded aboard planes to leave the area.. one crashes on airstrip help rushed....Marines curled up asleep in snow with snow falling fast..One raises head, waken eat snow, hot drink,smile weary men

    BRIDGES Prefabricated Bridge dropped by air to Marines in Korea on parachutes,,,shots leaving plane coming down

    CRASHES AEROPLANES Plane up ends on airstrip in Korea..rushed help

    KOREA 25,000 Allied marines cut off near Chosin Reservoir.. Supplies sent out by air..Dropped by parachute including Bridge in sections shots as it drops..Aerial shots area.. Snow on ground mortar fire, wounded assisted to planes, One up end itself on runway help rushed..Korea boy.. Chinese captured watched by natives, Marines in wraps lie asleep in snow with more falling one raises his head.. Get ready to move eat snow..hot drink shared smile..wave Riding on tank...........................Excellent.

    PARACHUTE Freight Cars drop supplies to Marines in Chosin Reservoir area..Bridge dropped by Chute coming down

    PRISONERS OF WAR... Red Chinese prisoners begin trek south with Marines.. Wearing quilted uniforms

    SNOW Snow over Korea hampers troops in retreat. to south..Falls on marines asleep in snow wrapped i blankets..eating snow one raises his head,,

    TANKS Tank carrying Marines on retreat from Chinese Reds in Korea..on trek South in Chosin Resevoir Area..Thro' slime mud and falling snow..U.S.

    Korean War; Military - Active

    Korean Conflict, aeroplanes, air views, parachute, aerials, air force, convoy, soldiers
    Background: 25,000 United Nations troops, surrounded by Chinese Army in Korea, get supplies air dropped to them (including a prefabricated bridge), wherupon they break out and trek south

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAG7B71J61T18PGAHGZQARNE7C
    Media URN:
    VLVAG7B71J61T18PGAHGZQARNE7C
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/12/1950
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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