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    Long shot of a ship in unknown harbour. Various shots of Japanese prisoners walking down gangplank with large sacks on their back, leaving the ship - probably with their kits. Various shots of the Japanese prisoners walking around the deck onboard the ship, American guards seen around. The men have PW on back of their jackets. Prisoners going inside the ship.

    Shanghai, China.

    American transport plane arriving to airport in Shanghai, military Guard of Honour lined up at the airport. General George Marshall leaving the plane, shakes hands with several men and inspects the Guard of Honour. Various shots of line of jeeps driving through the streets of Shanghai, mass crowd on the streets. Police organising the crowd. General Marshall seen on the street looking at building.

    Note in the old record reading - General George Marshall arrives at Shanghai to take up duties as US Ambassador to China.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:07:00 / 01:26:30:00
    UN 1310 F
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    UN 1310 F
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    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    POW in ship Japanese POWs
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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