• Short Summary

    Britain sends reinforcements to Korea.

  • Description

    British help to hold Taegu. Taegu area in Korea and Lyneham in Wiltshire.

    GV British troops encamped outside Taegu, having last hot meal before going into line. SV British soldier eating. GV Pan British boys resting. SV American tank climbing dirt ramp. SV Tank on ramp swinging turret. SV Tank on ramp swinging turret. MS Tank on ramp firing. MV Side view tank firing. MV Tank firing. MV Back view tank firing. GV Artillery firing. SV Big gun firing. SV Mortar team in action. GV Smoking house in village. MV Infantrymen advancing with flame-thrower. SV Tank using flame-thrower on house. SV Towards refugees moving along road. MV Refugee man and bent woman walking along road. SV Male refugees being assisted into jeep. SV G.I. handing mess tins to five-year-old South Korean mascot. CU Mascot holding mess tins, walks forward to counter for food. MV Mascot moving away from table. CU Korean mascot saluting.

    Lyneham Aerodrome. LV Argyll and Sutherland troops on aerodrome. CU soldier putting on new tin helmet. LS of planes boarding plane. MS pan more troops waiting on drome for another plane. MS soldier seated in plane waving. MS more troops lined up boarding another plane. MS troops handing up rifles to plane. More shots of troops boarding plane. CU kilt. MS Lieutenant R. Wilson of Edinburgh shakes hands and steps up into plane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1488.10
    Media URN:
    48537
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:40:00 / 01:10:28:00
    Canister:
    50/75

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