• Short Summary

    United Nations forces travel to Korea where their comrades are already fighting.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "UN Strength Mounts In Korea".

    New York, United States of America (USA). Men of the American Marine reserve parade through streets. VS of them as they board trains at Pennsylvania Station.

    Korea. GV aerial view Pohang harbour framed in window of aircraft. GV aerial view shattered Pohang. GV towards through cockpit window approaching runway of Pohang airfield. SV barbed wire entanglement pan to LV. GIs on hillock near American flag. MV GIs dismantling tent. GV stores being packed. SV GIs burning important documents. GV From gunpit. Gunners in foreground. SV Back view aircraft guns firing over open sites. SV GI in look-out tower. LV Towards and pan jet fighter flying over Pohang airfield.

    GV Trucks and men stationary on road in hilly terrain. SV Troops and vehicles on roadside pan up wooded hill. CU GI looking through binoculars. LV Troops walking cautiously along roadside. SV GI standing by rock. Explosion occurs and soldiers from other side of road run to take cover in ditch. SV GI with binoculars looking at hillside pan up to wooded hill. SV Back view infantryman wriggling into position to shoot at sniper. CU Infantryman shoots twice.

    MV Air to air US jet fighters in flight. SV Air to air jet in flight. GV Aerial view of ground with jet diving in. Camera gun material rockets exploding on Naptong river bank. LV Jet climbing. GV aerial rockets exploding on building. (2 shots). GV Smoking ruins in harbour. GV Aerial towards smoking ruins.

    Portsmouth, Hampshire. MV Aircraft Carrier HMS Theseus lying at anchor. VS of crew on deck. CU Admiral Philip Vian. Elevated shot of crew listening. SV Vian talking into mike to crew. VS Marines and Sailors boarding HMS Warrior. SV Towards Theseus putting to sea. SV Stern of ship pan to GV.
    Korean War Material.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:13:00 / 02:02:32:00

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