The Coldstream Guards leave London for Shanghai. Royal Tank Corps unpack armoured cars for China.?
SLATE INFORMATION: More Soldiers for Shanghai - The 2nd Coldstream Guards leave London for Southampton where they embark for China
Coldstream Guards lined up on parade ground: troops, with their rucksacks, march away following band: troops marching past parliament and beside River Thames, over the bridge: troops on train saying goodbye to their families and train away:
Troops boarding ship: horse being loaded onto ship:
SLATE: Men of the Royal Tank Corps in a London Dock unpacking armoured cars destined for China
Royal Tank Corps unloading armoured car: armoured cars on open-carriage goods train:
SLATE: Cheerfully shouting "Chin Chin" the 1st Yorkshire Regiment (Green Howards) go aboard the SS "Assaye"
Troops of 1st Yorkshire Regt on board the SS Assaye: troops waving as ship departs:
SLATE: Angels of Mercy - the first party of nurses leave for the East.
Nurses, with their baggage, along gangplank as boarding ship
Background: The Coldstream Guards leave London for Shanghai. Royal Tank Corps unpack armoured cars for China. 1st Yorkshire Regt and nurses boarding ship.