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    Material related to newsreel story "First Pictures From Taejon" - 50/58.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "First Pictures From Taejon" 50/58.

    Material from newsreel item - extra shots.

    Korea. During Korean War.

    MS US soldiers standing by Red Cross ambulance. CU Casualty on stretcher being carried from ambulance into hospital that has been set up in a school.

    MS American Tank corps men by their tank with Korean children standing on tank waving from it. MS Pan from children and soldiers by tank. to waving children lining roadside. MS US tanks in road with South Korean civilians looking on. MS Two GIs in jeep waving to tank. VS of tanks rolling forwards.

    CU Soldier eating. VS of Koreans digging grave. MV Soldier placing cross on grave. MS Chaplain kneeling before grave and making sign of the Cross.

    VS of Americans unloading transport plane.

    VS of troops and jeeps going forwards. VS of GIs close to the front and getting into position with guns (Similar shots to main story). VS of guns being fired.

    CU Woman refugee carrying baby in arms trudging along road.

    MS GIs carrying body of dead soldier on stretcher to grave. VS Body is lowered into grave. MS Stretcher is removed from grave. MS Chaplain reads prayer as other soldiers stand with heads bowed in prayer. MS Group of silent men standing round grave of dead comrade.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:13:00 / 01:21:14:00
    50/58 B (Selected Originals)

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