• Short Summary

    American mass bombardment in Korea.

  • Description

    Korea. Japan, and Okinawa.

    Title reads 'Airpower Blasts Reds in Korea'.

    LS. GV. B-29 bomber planes, Flying Fortresses, on airfield. MS. Crew of B-29 lined up on airfield being briefed while mechanics service plane in background. MS. Pan over 500 lb. bombs lying on airfield ready for loading. Plane in background. MS. Plane taking off. SCU. Back view of pilot's head and cockpit window silhouetted against sky. LS. B-29's in flight above clouds. MS. Through window of plane, others in flight. SCU. Bomber pilot seated in plane. MS. Back view, bombardier seated in plane. LS. Aerial view of ground showing the Naktong river. MS. Planes in flight. CU. Bombs leaving plane. CU. Load of bombs leaving plane. LS. Aerial view of ground. LS. Planes in flight. LS. Ground seen through clouds (2 shots). MS. Back view, bombardier in plane signalling fulfilment of mission. LS. Bombs bursting on ground. LS. Buildings receiving hit from bomb. LS. Transport on road being strafed (3 shots). LS. Ship on Naktong river being hit. LS. Aerial, smoke rising from burning target.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 23/08/1950.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:30:00 / 01:15:03:00
    UN 2281 F

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