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    Item title reads: "First British troops arrive in China - Shanghai. The Punjabi Battalion-Vanguard of our Defence Force of 16, 000- sent to protect British lives and interests, march through International Settlement."

    Shanghai, China

    A long line of troops all wearing turbans, make their way down the gangplank from a ship. They are seen marching along the streets of Shanghai. There are a few cars, a tram, bicycles and some rickshaws.
    Intertitle reads: "They are now quartered on Shanghai race course."
    L/S of the race course grounds with massed troops.

    Intertitle reads: " all amusements close for 7 days."
    Sequence follows of a tented amusement area in Tokyo - closed as a mark of respect for Emperor Yoshihito's death.

    Note: This last sequence belongs to story on *PM0666* - 666.32 - G 1366 - Late Emperor Yoshihito.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33086
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    672.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:35:00 / 01:22:58:00
    Canister:
    G 1377
    Sort Number:
    G 1377
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    The Flag footage request China 1920s SHANGHAI Red Sonya
  • Stills

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

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