• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Big Ships Shell Reds" - 52/34.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Big Ships Shell Reds" 52/34.

    Same material as in the newsreel - American voiceover - first shot without superimposed title.

    Korea.

    U.S. Battleship Wisconsin and Cruiser Manchester sent to shell mainland railway line to stop troops build-up during truce talks. This is part of 'Operation Strangle'

    LV. Bows of ship. SV. High seas. SV. Waves breaking over forward gun-turrets. CU. Wave breaking over ship. & TV. SV. Wave breaking over gun-turrets. LV. Ship firing. SV. Elevated, gun firing. MV. Top view gun firing. GV. Shells bursting on Korean mainland. MV. Guns firing. SV. Guns firing. Sv. Guns firing. Gv. Shells bursting. SV. Guns firing. MV. Elevated Guns firing. GV. Shells bursting.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    6.05
    Media URN:
    26749
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:46:00 / 01:08:31:00
    Canister:
    52/34 E (Selected Originals)

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