• Short Summary

    Truman leaves to meet General MacArthur on Wake Island.

  • Description

    Pacific Rendezvous.

    Various shots of President Harry Truman leaving Washington DC for interview with General MacArthur. Kimpo airfield in Korea. GV Pan British rest camp. SV Soldiers around camp fire SV Three soldiers. One cleaning rifle. CU Soldier writing home. CU Soldier reading letter. SV Two soldiers sitting outside tent smoking. SV Group of Australians. CU Aussie. GV Tanks waiting on back of Han river for ferry. SV Tank on ferry. SV Ferry ramp sliding ashore. SV Tank leaving ferry. LV Another ferry crossing river. MV Pan line of tanks on river bank. MV Pan tank and infantry advancing along Seoul street. LV Tanks moving along street. SV Tank passing through road block. LV G.I.s running across road. LV G.I.s advancing along road. LV G.I. waiting at road block. SV G.I. at road block firing. SV G.I. firing automatic weapon. MV Towards G.I.s advancing. L/S Back view G.I.s running along street. MV Through window tank firing. SV G.I. firing. LV Through window G.I. advancing. SV Back view stretcher bearers, carrying wounded man. GV G.I.s. and tanks in street.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1492.11
    Media URN:
    48645
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:14:00 / 01:15:58:00
    Canister:
    50/84

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