• Short Summary

    Chiang Kai Shek inspects Nike-Hercules missile installation near Taipei.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Title reads: "Missile might - Formosa gets Nike-Hercules".

    Taipei, Taiwan (Formosa).

    LS Chinese Nationalist Leader Generalissimo Chiang Kai Shek standing by car. CU Chiang Kai Shek talking. Various shots of Chiang Kai Shek being briefed. Various shots of US soldiers showing how the missile is prepared for action. MS Chiang Kai Shek. LS radar scanner. CU man at controls. Missile raising to upright position. LS Chiang Kai Shek watching.

    Date on dope sheet is January 1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2760.22
    Media URN:
    81313
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:31:00 / 01:56:33:00
    Canister:
    UN 3181 B

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