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  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Title reads: "Americans Flee As Red Tide Sweeps China". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Shanghai, China.

    Panning shot of the people boarding ship. People walking up gangplank. Long shot of people looking over rails waving goodbye. Ship leaving quayside. People on quay waving. People onboard ship looking over rails. High angle long shot of the people on quayside waving. Ship steaming out of harbour.

    Tsing-Tao, China.

    American troopship arriving in the harbour of Tsing-Tao, China. Long shot of deck with US Marines of the 9th Division standing by rails. Marines looking over rails of ship. Pan, marines walking down gangplank. Long shot, Colonel Hughes walking to meet Brigadier General Thomas (not in picture). Long shot of the marines walking along quayside. Marines marching along quay.

    Possibly connected with 48/101 - MD. Possibly in tin marked UNSO 41/42.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    59807
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1522.44
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:19:00 / 01:49:20:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 041 M
    Sort Number:
    UNSO 041 M
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Footage of 60 Years of the People's Republic of China China Tientsin Chinese Civil War
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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