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    Korea & Japan.

    Title reads 'Latest Report from Korea'.

    Air shots of Korean countryside, Han river seen. Korean troops marching through town. Several shots of the Korean soldiers unloading American supplies from plane at airfield. Truck loaded with American supplies and ammunition driving off. Truck driving along road, people on roadside waving handkerchiefs. American fighter planes in air. Various shots of Norwegian liner Reinbolt arriving to Kyushi Island in Western Japan with first American refugees from Korea. People disembarking, mostly women and children, wounded on stretchers also taken from the ship. American women on shore, talking. Various shots of the American troops at Taejon, Korea, resting in camp, men sleeping on beds, chair and on floor. Various shots of the large crowd of South Koreans cheering and applauding as American troops on lorries move past them along road. US artillery in action on field. Item abruptly ends.


    Note - most of this material is extracted from longer story FIRST FILMS FROM THE KOREAN WAR on tape *PM2306* - Film ID 2306.08.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:00:00 / 01:13:24:00
    UN 2281 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 2281 D
  • Appears in...

    War & Revolution
    Korean War University of Korea Selection for the Korean War Korea invasion Soldiers Resting Soldiers Korean War Chosin_BigNet_RET Korean War 2 The Korean War American Troops in Korea South Korean Troops
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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