• Short Summary

    American and British troops fight hard with North Korean Communists in POW camp.

  • Description

    Koje Island, Korea.

    Top view of Koje Prisoner of War Camp.

    North Korean communist prisoners seen through barbed wire.

    British troops put on gas masks and move in to break up prisoners refusing orders.

    American troops sit as look outs.

    Top view of camp as explosions go off.

    British troops throw tear gas grenades.

    General Boatner on hill over looking prison compound.

    Flame throwers and tear gas used to break up prisoners.

    General Boatner looking through binoculars as tanks go into the camp. The camp burns as the North Koreans resist. American troops move out groups of prisoners. Injured prisoners on the move.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    14.05
    Media URN:
    27008
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:32:00 / 01:05:27:00
    Canister:
    52/50

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