Details
FOOTAGE number
AUS1631886
Title
Australian troops in Seoul during Korean War. Troops move into rural areas and interact with local Koreans. 1953
Date
1953 (C20th)
Description
Clip from "One Man's War", a film covering the story of Private Chris Jones, of Adelaide South Australia, and his service in Korea with Third Royal Australian Regiment (3 RAR). Scenes of Seoul, intercut with footage of earlier battles. Shots of Korean peasants. 38th Parallel and Imjin River area in summer 1953. Motor columns and troops of Commonwealth Division moving to forward area.
Photo credit
Australian War Memorial / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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Availability
Dimension [pixels] File size [MB] Duration [Seconds] Online Purchase
Footage 720 × 576 px 652 MB 122
Copyright
Out of copyright

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