• Short Summary

    General Matthew B Ridgway leaves to take over as army chief in Korea.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'World News. General Ridgway named Korea army chief'.

    General Matthew B Ridgway leaves for Korea to replace the late General Walton Walker. United States of America (USA).

    CU Lieutenant General Ridgway, standing with his wife as General Collins (Army Chief of Staff) shakes him by the hand before he leaves. CU Ridgway kissing his wife goodbye. MS as he salutes and raises cap before entering 'plane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2539.05
    Media URN:
    68307
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:50:00 / 01:06:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 2322 K

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