Material relating to newsreel story "New U.S. Weapon" - 52/26.
Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "New U.S. Weapon" - 52/26.
Same material as in Newsreel Story - American voiceover - first shot not superimposed with title.
In the Korean War buried Napalm filled shell cases are being used to stop Korean infiltration. A very nasty form of land mine.
CU. Notice "Operation Hotfoot"
SV. Two officers examining Napalm Field Howitzer Shell cases.
SCU. Officers inspecting blasting cap. SV. Officers puts down blasting cap and points.
GV. Dummy platoon.
CU. Officer making final connection.
SCU. Napalm canister and blasting cap. SV. Officer signals "Fire".
SV. Man pressing detonator.
LV. Napalm explosion. LV. Dummies in midst of flaming napalm
CU. A burning dummy.
SV. A burning dummy. MV. Napalm explosion. & MV.
GV. Napalm explosions / flames.