• Short Summary

    First dead returning to America from Korea.

  • Description

    San Francisco, California, United States of America (USA) & Korea.

    Title reads 'First Dead Come Home from Korea'.

    MS. Draped coffins of a lieutenant and a sergeant of American Army who died in Korean conflict, being hoisted from hold of ship in San Francisco. LS. The coffin being lowered onto quay, & MS. MS. The coffins on quayside. Two military policemen stand at their head.

    Various shots of mass of Korean refugees moving through countryside carrying their belongings with them.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 29/07/1950.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2308.12
    Media URN:
    74632
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:38:00 / 01:24:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 2277 L

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