• Short Summary

    Korean front - UN troops meeting the Reds in no-mans land - English welcome POW's.

  • Description

    Hedy outpost, Western Front, Korea.
    Priory Green Estate, Islington, London.
    Rosslyn Crescent Wealdstone, London.
    Handel Street, Liverpool.

    GV. Soldiers on a ridge. SV. Soldiers dismantling their machine gun position. SV. & SV. Men pulling roof off dug out. SV. Soldiers stacking machine gun and ammunition. GV Korean countryside. GV Communist soldiers in the distance. SV. GI playing trumpet. SV. communist soldier dancing along. LV. United Nations troops and communist soldiers meet.

    SV. Mrs Humblestone walking into room and places telegram on mantelpiece in her flat on Priory Green Estate, Islington. SCU. Mrs Humblestone sits down to read Star headline: " More London POW's Freed". CU. Mrs Humblestone reading paper, pan to photograph of private T. W. Humblestone. CU. Photograph. LV. Mrs Iris Moxham, wife of rifleman Fred Moxham, showing neighbours telegram outside her house in Rosslyn Crescent, Wealdstone. SV. Mrs Moxham showing telegram. CU. Mrs Moxham. SCU. Photograph - Mrs Moxham writing in foreground.

    GV. Handel Street, Liverpool. SV. Mrs Murphy enters frame and shows telegram to husband. SCU Murphy's reading telegram. CU. Telegram. CU Mr and Mrs Murphy look towards photograph of their son - POW (Prisoner of War) who is returning home. SCU. Murphy's looking at photograph, track in. CU. Photograph.

    (Mute F.G.) (Orig.Neg.)

    Selected originals exist for this item, please refer to other paperwork.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:15:00 / 01:54:13:00

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