20th Century Battlefields (2007): S01E04 – 1951 Korea


Introduction

Peter Snow tells the stories of major battles of the 20th Century in the big picture, while his son, Dan, explores the details.

Outline Series 01, Episode 04

Covers the entire Korean War from the initial invasion by North Korea until the final ceasefire (but not peace treaty, as it is shown the two nations are still technically at war) after Chinese involvement.

Focuses in particular on the retaking of Seoul and then the Battle of the Imjin River as the main fight shown.

Peter and Dan experience the power of artillery.

20th Century Battlefields Series

Production & Filming Details

  • Director: Paul McGuigan.
  • Producers: Danielle Peck amd Ben Lawrie.
  • Production: BBC.
  • Distributor: BBC.
  • Released Date: 25 June 2007 (UK).
  • Running time: 60 minutes.
  • Country: UK.
  • Language: English.

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