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CHINESE AIR FORCE

Chinese Air Force

Air display by CAF and shots of factory.

CHINA PREPARES

China Prepares (1917)

Li Yuang-Hung, President of the Republic reviews Chinese infantry at Peking

PEKING, CHINA

Peking, China (1917)

An impressive procession marks the funeral ceremonies of President Yuan Shi-Kai,...

PEACEFUL YEARS  reel 5

Peaceful Years Reel 5 (1919-1938)

A history of the "The Peaceful Years" from 1919 to 1938

PEACEFUL YEARS  reel 6

Peaceful Years Reel 6 (1919-1938)

A history of the "The Peaceful Years" from 1919 to 1938

ARMISTICE DAY - SHANGHAI

Armistice Day - Shanghai (1920-1929)

Ceremony in Shanghai with officials placing wreaths at base of...

CIVIL WAR IN CHINA aka CIVIL WAR RAVAGES CHINA

Civil War In China AKA Civil War Ravages China (1922)

The Chinese Civil War continues, Peking,...

DEMONSTRATION IN PEKING

Demonstration In Peking (1923)

People demonstrate in Peking, China.

RUINATION

Ruination (1925)

China's Civil War leaves many people homeless and a large military presence.

IN THE WAKE OF CHINA'S CIVIL WAR

In The Wake Of China's Civil War (1925)

Defeated Chekiang forces surrender their weapons in Shanghai....

ANTI-FOREIGN RIOTS

Anti-Foreign Riots (1925)

Armed soldiers patrol the streets and search cars after anti-foreign riots in...

ALL WORK AND NO PLAY

All Work And No Play (1926)

British soldiers on shore leave in China visit temples and gardens in...

1925 REVIEWED reel 2 of 3

1925 Reviewed Reel 2 Of 3 (1926)

Cuts / out takes from a variety of stories from 1925.

NEW GOVERNOR GENERAL

New Governor General (1926)

New governor-general arrives in Saigon.

CIVIL WAR IN CHINA

Civil War In China (1926)

Footage of refugees as Civil War breaks out in China.

SHANGHAI BOUND

Shanghai Bound (1927)

Troops line up for review before they are sent to China.

ROYAL MARINES EMBARK FOR CHINA

Royal Marines Embark For China (1927)

Men board ships to participate in action in the Far East.

QUICKEST MOBILISATION EVER

Quickest Mobilisation Ever (1927)

An enthusiastic send off for troops bound for China leaving London...

MORE TROOPS FOR CHINA

More Troops For China (1927)

Troops embark at Liverpool to leave for China.

UNCLE SAM TAKES A HAND

Uncle Sam Takes A Hand (1927)

Marines board ship to leave for China from San Diego.

THE EXECUTION SQUAD

The Execution Squad (1927)

Chinese soldiers in Shanghai stand at a place of execution.

FIRST BRITISH TROOPS ARRIVE IN CHINA - SHANGHAI

First British Troops Arrive In China - Shanghai (1927)

The Punjabi Battalion arrive in China.

FAMOUS SHANGHAI VOLUNTEER FORCE

Famous Shanghai Volunteer Force (1927)

Troops on parade in Shanghai.

LATEST PICTURES FROM THE SHANGHAI FRONT

Latest Pictures From The Shanghai Front (1927)

Troops and ships make preparations in Shanghai.

A DEMONSTRATION OF FORCE

A Demonstration Of Force (1927)

Troops march along in China wearing pith helmets.

SHANGHAI SAFE!

Shanghai Safe! (1927)

Troops in China work on the defence of Shanghai.

LATEST PICTURES FROM SHANGHAI

Latest Pictures From Shanghai (1927)

Cantonese troops arrive in Shanghai.

GOOD NEWS FROM CHINA

Good News From China (1927)

Major Gen. Sir John Duncan bids farewell to Indian troops in Shanghai.

MAJOR GENERAL SIR JOHN DUNCAN

Major General Sir John Duncan (1927)

Major Gen. Sir John Duncan reviews the Cold Stream Guards in...

THE NEVER ENDING WAR IN CHINA

The Never Ending War In China (1927)

Chinese Nationalist troops begin to return home.

THE NEVER ENDING WAR IN CHINA

The Never Ending War In China (1927)

Chinese Nationalist troops begin to return home.

HOMEWARD BOUND

Homeward Bound (1927)

Troops board ship to leave for home from Shanghai.

RETURN OF GUARD FROM CHINA - MARCH THROUGH STREETS LED BY BAND

Return Of Guard From China - March Through Streets Led By Band (1927)

Footage of soldiers...

CHINESE PUZZLES

Chinese Puzzles (1928)

Chinese writing is translated -...

CHINESE PUZZLES NO 2

Chinese Puzzles No 2 (1928)

Chinese writing is translated.

WELCOME HOME

Welcome Home (1928)

The 12th Battalion of Royal Marines are welcomed back to Plymouth after service in...

GOOD-BYE TO THEIR C-IN-C

Good-Bye To Their C-In-C (1928)

Major-General Sir John Duncan leaves China after relinquishing command...

WELL DONE... THE GUARDS!

Well Done... The Guards! (1928)

The 2nd Battalion Coldstream Guards leave Shanghai for home.

JAPAN RUSHES TROOPS TO CHINESE WAR ZONE aka JAPAN MOBILIZES

Japan Rushes Troops To Chinese War Zone AKA Japan Mobilizes (1928)

Footage of the Japanese...

BANZAI!

Banzai! (1928)

Enormous crowds wave goodbye to Japanese soldiers leaving for the Chinese Front.

JAPANESE ARMY LEAVES SHANTUNG

Japanese Army Leaves Shantung (1928)

The Japanese Army leaves Shantung and are waved off by Japanese...

UNCLE SAM'S WATCHING EYE

Uncle Sam's Watching Eye (1929)

The United States of America keep high profile military presence in...

NEW WAR CLOUDS LOOM IN FAR EAST

New War Clouds Loom In Far East (1929)

Chinese troops prepare for conflict with Russia over...

NEW WAR CLOUDS LOOM IN FAR EAST

New War Clouds Loom In Far East (1929)

Chinese troops prepare for conflict with Russia over...

WORLD FACES CRISIS AS JAPAN AND CHINA CLASH IN FAR EAST

World Faces Crisis As Japan And China Clash In Far East (1930-1939)

Series of newsreel items about the...

AIR RAID PRECAUTIONS

Air Raid Precautions (1930-1939)

Air raid precautions in European cities - late 1930s, Spanish Civil War and...

CHINA-JAP WAR - JAPANESE TROOPS IN ACTION

China-Jap War - Japanese Troops In Action (1930-1939)

Scenes of Japanese troops in action against the...

 FAR EAST - REFUGEES

Far East - Refugees (1930-1939)

Various shots of refugees carrying their belongings - possibly in China.

LES EVENTEMENTS DE CHINE  aka EVENTS IN CHINA

Les Eventements De Chine AKA Events In China (1930-1939)

More scenes from the Sino-Japanese war....

"Is War Ever Worth It?" (1932)

Harrowing scenes of destruction from Shanghai during Sino-Japanese war.