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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Japanese titles. Japanese voiceover.

    China.

    Japanese troops on the move. Artillery and machine guns fire out across river. Troops move out in small boats across river (presumably the Pearl River). Chinese Prisoners of War gathered by hut. Night shot LS of fires on the horizon. Japanese troops on the march through damaged towns.

    Japanese intertitles. Travel shots from boat along river. Shots of damaged buildings in city. Pan to Japanese Rising Sun flag. CU sign reads: "Canton". Various shots of damaged railway carriages and artillery. Japanese troops move out on damaged railway carriage. Food handed out by Japanese troops to refugees. Troops build wooded bridge across river. More shots of troops on the move.

    N.B. Presumably from Sino-Japanese (Sino Japanese) war.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    58574
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    562.20
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:54:00 / 01:57:19:00
    Canister:
    UN 111 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 0111 D
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    Japanese army Sino-Japanese war WWII Sino-Japanese War
  • Stills

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

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