Chinese prisoners (People's Republic of China) return from Korean prison camps to Taipei, Taiwan. Prisoners return on 23rd January, 1954. Crowd gathered outside a large building in Taipei. A large bell is rung. Chairman of the gathering and Premier of China, Chang Chun addresses the crowd. The crowd with banners demonstrates against communism. Korean ambassador at the gathering. Men in white cloths lined up. The Map of Korea shows 38th parallel on it. The United Nations and The U.S. flags. Planes in flight arrive to Korea from Taiwan. Chinese officers march on airfield after leaving planes. U.S. official instructs Chinese officers. The UN Transportation Corps load supplies onto truck. Sign reads 'Warming Tents'. American General BS Latton with the United Nations staff makes an inspection of transportation arrangements. Processing officers arrive at field. The Chinese Nationalist Military delegation men arrive from Taiwan. The Commanding Officer of The UN Forces, John Ho inspects the processing area with his staff. View of building area. Men prepare flags. Signs and banners along road. General Latton with a Chinese General. Representatives of the Chinese Nationalist Government lined up to welcome prisoners. Band plays music. Chinese prisoners arrive with flags and banners. They are welcomed by the UN officials. Chinese prisoners get into tents.
New strength for the Republic of Korea Army in Korea. Three new Army corps are turned over to the Republic of Korea for training and operation. Flag of Republic of Korea and two another flags. In the address of congratulation , U.S. General Maxwell Taylor speaks in Korean and a surprised President Syngman Rhee turns to English in reply.
Life of Republic of Korea Navy sailors in Korea. A Korea Navy sailor walks on dock with his baggage. Ships anchored at the dock. The sailor visits the statue of Admiral Yi Sun-sin, erected April 13, 1952, at the Bukwon roundabout in Jinhae Korea . Inscriptions on the statue of the Admiral. The sailor walks away and arrives at the Navy yard. The sailor with officers arrive at the yard. A fan hooked to an overhead crane being transferred. Workers work on a gun barrel. A gear system in operation. The sailor works on lathe and other machines. Friends visit the sailor in the Navy yard. The sailor makes them visit the yard. A battleship under construction. An officer works on the fan of the ship. The sailors visit the officer. The sailors perform electrode welding on parts of ship. A sailor calls the other sailors working on the ship. A sailor smokes. The signal light of the ship flashed. Sailors continue working on ship. The ship at dock. Sailors at the rail of ship. Sailors wave to their friends aboard the ship. The anchor of the ship opened. The ship leaves the dock. The sailor stands at the dock. Sailors rotate the navigation wheel of the ship. Sailors work on machines aboard ship. Sailors perform welding in the Navy yard. Three sailors walk at the training academy. The entrance to the training academy.
Korean boys give exam to enter the Republic of Korea Navy in Korea. Entrance to the training academy of Republic of Korea Navy. Trainees walk in columns while entering the academy. View of trees at the academy. A mountain in the background. Trainees watch as sailors march past them. Sailors exercise on a ground. The sailors stand in formation. An officer inspects as the boys give exam. A boy undergoes eye test. The boy reads with one eye closed. A boy blows in a pipe as he is checked for breathing capacity. The doctor notes the readings. Doctors check the boys. X-ray of a boy taken. Doctor examines the X-ray. Officers hand over physical test reports to boys. Boys consult each other with reports. Boys look at the notice board for short listed candidates. Boys cheer after being selected. Uniforms kept on bed. Boys get dressed up. An officer walks inside the sailors' room. A sailor places uniform in a cupboard. Sailors get dressed up. Sailors run as the bell rings. Sailors stand in formation. Sailors take oath. Officers in charge of the training are introduced. An officer gives command. The sailors fall in formation. The sailors practice shooting at target.
Soldiers parade in Korea. Korean soldiers march to mark the turning of three new Korean Army Corps to the Army of the Republic of Korea. U.S. and Korean flags fly from a pole. U.S. General of the 8th Army Maxwell Taylor speaks in Korean. Korean President Syngman Rhee speaks in English during his address.
United States soldiers in EUSAK (Eighth United States Army in Korea) area, Korea. A sign board reads: '1st BN. 32nd Inf. Red Cross Aid Station'. An M-39 armored utility vehicle speeds down a road from Old Baldy. Mountains along the sides of the road. The soldiers carry a litter patient to a forward aid station. Soldiers rush to take the litter from the vehicle and carry it into the station.