Yangtse Heroes 1949

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    Full title reads: "Yangtse Heroes (First Pictures) - Navy Wounded Return To Menaced Shanghai".

    Shanghai, China.
    LV GV Elevated Shanghai waterfront. LV Elevated Shanghai street crowded with rickshaws and motor vehicles. SV Towards coolie pulling rickshaw in Shanghai street. LV Elevated GV Bridges crossing Yangtse River. LV Cruiser HMS London lying alongside Shanghai harbour SV The "London" in dock. SV Pan "London's" hull showing shell holes. CU Lifebelt - "HMS London" - officers only'. SV Towards and pan of the "London's" captain, Peter Cazalet leaving cabin and walking on deck. CU Captain Cazalet talking to reporter. CU Pan shell holes in "London's" hull. CU Shell hole in "London's" hull. Sailors looking out of portholes LV Destroyer "H.M.S. Consort" and Sloop "Black Swan" lying alongside. SV Sailor looking at lifebelt inscribed "H.M.S. Consort". SV Hole in "Consort's" hull. CU Shell hole in "Consort's" side plugged with hammocks.

    Hong Kong.
    LV GV overlooking Hong Kong towards harbour. SV Union Jack at masthead. LV GV Crowded Hong Kong street. SV Crowds in Hong Kong street. LV Two sailors shaking hands with Hong Kong People. SV Refugees boarding ship. SV Away from camera refugees boarding. LV Refugees lining rails of ship. LV GV People lining harbour waving goodbye. SV Ship leaving harbour.

    Shanghai.
    SV Toward train carrying Amethyst's wounded drawing in to Shanghai's station. SV Wounded being helped from train. LV Survivors leaving station. SV Stretcher case being placed in ambulance. SV Man being placed in ambulance on stretcher. SV Away from camera of ambulance leaving dock.

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    Cataloguer:
    Mark
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    45614
    Sort Number:
    49/035
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:29:00 / 01:44:29:00
    Canister:
    49/35
    Film ID:
    1401.31
    Issue Date:
    02/05/1949
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    War & Revolution
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    Footage of 60 Years of the People's Republic of China
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