• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'Ridgway and Eisenhower' - 52/41

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Ridgway and Eisenhower' 52/41

    Section of newsreel story - American voiceover - one extra shot at the end.


    SV. Lt. General Matthew B. Ridgway, General Mark Clark (United Nations Commander), Admiral Joy and General Van Fleet (Ex-Commander in Chief 8th Army in Korea) posing. CU Joy, Van Fleet, Ridgway, Clark. SV Joy and Ridgway walking from airfield.

    Tokyo, Japan.

    MV. Ridgway alighting from car and walking into his H.Q. at Da Ichi Building, Tokyo. CU. Guard saluting. SV. General Clark and Lt. General Ridgway seated at table, shaking hands, before mikes. CU. Ridgway. SV. Clark and Ridgway seated at table. Ridgway says. NATURAL SOUND: "In a matter of hours I shall turn over my command in the Far East, both the United Nations command and the United States Far Eastern Military establishment, to my successor, General Clark."

    General Clark responds - hoping he can maintain the high standards that Ridgway has set.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:39:00 / 01:03:37:00
    52/41 C (Selected Originals)

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