Communist Troops Take Over Mining Port In… 1955

Star Item

Description

Unissued / unused material.

Communist troops take over mining port in Indochina (Haiphong area, Tonkin, Vietnam).

Various shots of coal mine installation. Vietminh (Viet-Minh) troops releasing French forces. International Control Committee arriving in cars. Vietminh officials taking...

more

Data

Cataloguer:
Amelia
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Mute
Media URN:
79523
Sort Number:
UN 2733 H
Time in/Out:
01:54:49:00 / 01:55:56:00
Canister:
UN 2733 H
Film ID:
2678.31
Issue Date:
1955

Appears in...

Collections
Newsreels
Categories
War & Revolution
WorkSpaces
cao Bang vietnam Vietnam

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
On 14th April 1912, four days into her maiden voyage, RMS Titanic struck an iceberg. These 15 images have been selected from Pathe's Titanic collection.
Titanic
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Fighting On Northern Frontier Of Greece

Fighting On Northern Frontier Of Greece

Greek troops are on the move to attack Communist guerillas.

Hong Kong

Hong Kong

British troops prepare to defend Hong Kong as Chinese Communists come close to the border.

Korean Prison Camps Aka Korea Red Cross Check

Korean Prison Camps Aka Korea Red Cross Check

U.N. and Communist delegates inspect each other's prison camps.

At The Front

At The Front

Heavy bombing and lots of tanks help US forces hold back North Korean advance.

Selected Originals May Day Parade

Selected Originals May Day Parade

Material relating to the Newsreel story "May Day Parade" 56/37.

Dramatic Report From Free China. Aerial Manoeuvres And Propaganda Preparations

Dramatic Report From Free China. Aerial Manoeuvres And Propaganda Preparations

F86 Jet, plastic cans containing anti-communist propaganda leaflets dropped into water.

Malayan Emergency

Malayan Emergency

British troops in action in the jungles of Malaya against Communist rebels.

Following on from '10 Tragedies Caught on Film', we bring you part 2 and ten more tragedies that were captured when the reels were recording.
10MoreTragedies
She may never have given a press interview but she is still one of the most famous women in the world. Here are 13 surprising facts you may not know about Queen Elizabeth II.
dancingqueen
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler