• Short Summary

    As meetings continue in Panmunjom, the Reds make their biggest attack for two years. U.S. planes fly into Formosa to assist Nationalist China.

  • Description

    Panmunjom, Korea.

    GV. Pan, Panmunjom truce site (first 7` super). SV. General Harrison and officer alight from helicopter. SV. Pan, General William Harrison leader of the United Nations delegation, walking towards meeting tent. SV. Pan, Communist officer arriving at site. SCU. Red officer looking on. SV. Pan, General Nam Il arriving at site. SV. UN Truce team walking towards tent.
    SV. United Nations field gun firing. SV. Back view, field gun firing. TV. Through net. SV. Gun firing. SV. Shells lined up. SV. Pile of shells. SV. Gun firing. SV. Gun firing, & SV. & SV. SV. Gun firing under net. GV. Guns firing, & GV. (2 shots). SV. Wounded G.I.'s being helped from ambulance to dressing tent. SCU. Wounded G.I. seated in hospital tent. CU. Wounded G.I. seated in tent chewing. SV. G.I. being helped from hospital to jeep, & SV. & SV. SV. Wounded walking past camera towards jeep. SCU. Wounded man seated in jeep. SV. Wounded man on stretcher being placed in ambulance. SV. Men eating and looking on. SV. Walking wounded into ambulance.
    SV. Pilot inspecting tail of Thunderjet prior to flying to Formosa under America's Mutual Defence Assistance Programme. SV. Pilot inspecting wing tanks on Thunderjet. SV. Pilot boarding aircraft, & SCU. SV. Thunderjet taxiing out for takeoff. CU. Nose of aircraft. SV. Aircraft taxiing out. LV. Thunderjet taking off, & LV. LV. Aircraft taking off. LV. Thunderjet flashing overhead. Flight of Thunderjets. (Formosa, Taiwan)

    SV. Madame Chiang Kai Shek, wife of Chiang Kai Shek with others walking across Formosa airfield to greet Thunderjets. LV. Towards, flight airfield to greet Thunderjets. LV. Towards, flight of thunderjets peel off for landing. LV. Aircraft flying over aerodrome. SCU. Madame Chiang Kai Shek and officer looking on. LV. Pan, Thunderjet landing. SV. Madame Chiang Kai Shek walking past G.O.H. CU. General Chiang Kai Shek. SV. Party around Thunderjet.

    (F.G.) (Orig. "A")

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:22:00 / 01:05:38:00

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