• Short Summary

    Commonwealth mechanics in Korea work to repair damaged equipment and weapons.

  • Description

    Korea. Mobile workshops of Commonwealth troops in Korea.

    GV. Main Commonwealth Division Mobile Workshops Camp. (Super title), SV. Pan wrecked vehicles. SCU. Wrecked vehicle. SCU. Wrecked jeep. CU. Man on gate wearing duffle coat over head. LV. Wrecked vehicles being drawn into camp. LV. Men working on vehicles. Men warming themselves by fire in foreground. CU. Hands and spanner being warmed over fire. SV. Fred Lazell of Tottenham walks from fire to help repair truck with craftsman Bruce Dittman of South Australia. CU. Bruce Dittman. SV. Fred Lazell working on engine. CU. Fred Lazell blowing his hands. SV. Exterior of instrument workshop. SCU. W.O.2. Mick Dwyer of Romford working on watch. SV. Ron James of Plumstead working on typewriters. LV. Men working on 25 pounder artillery. CU. "Armaments" sign. SV. Sgt. Gordon Sale of Cornwall and Terry Betts, fitter, a miner in civilian life from Mansfield, Nottingham, working on gun. CU. Sgt. Sale working on breech. CU. Terry Betts working on gun. LV. Men working on small arms: S/Sgt. Stan Bristow from Coventry working on Vickers Gun in foreground of picture. CU. S/Sgt. Bristow. CU. L/Corporal Terry Williams of Weedon working on rifle, pan down to hands. CU. Craftsman Fred Stock painting a 3" mortar (from Liverpool). GV. Commonwealth Division mobile workshops, camp.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    56.16
    Media URN:
    28137
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/01/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:23:00 / 01:13:52:00
    Canister:
    53/5 (Special)

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