• Short Summary

    Americans honour heroic Gloucesters who held allied line and prevented collapse in Korea.

  • Description

    Korea.

    GV. American Lieutenant General Van Vliet speaking on rostrum before lined up troops of British 29th Brigade, they are the brave men who held the Imjin line. SV. Gloucesters in ranks. SV. General Van Vliet speaking. MV. Survivors of Gloucester regiment marching forward and halting before General Van Vliet. SV. Back view, General Van Vliet talking to survivors. CU. General Van Vliet. SV. Other members of the Gloucesters. SV. General Van Vliet pinning medal and shaking hands. CU. General Van Vliet pinning medal. SV. British soldiers lined up. SCU. General Van Vliet pinning medal onto Sergeant Major. He then shakes hands and officer of Gloucesters salutes. SCU. Officer saluting. SV. General Van Vliet saluting. SV. UN flags. SV. Press correspondents surrounding survivors. CU. Two correspondents question sergeant major. CU. Sergeant being questioned. CU. Private being questioned. CU. Private being questioned. SV. General Van Vliet shaking hands with C.O. and pointing to marching soldier. SV. Gloucesters marching. & MV.

    (F.G.) (Orig. L.) (Tin 2)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1457.06
    Media URN:
    47704
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:56:00 / 01:07:13:00
    Canister:
    51/42

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