• Short Summary

    HMS Amethyst sailors on shore leave in Hong Kong following the Yangtze Incident

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Amethyst Heroes in Hong Kong

    HONG KONG: Various:
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    AMETHYST Crew on shore leave in Hong Kong. Seen crossing street. Riding in rickshaws. Various shots of crew. Lt. Commander Kerans. Petty-officer Les Franks. Jacks French D.S.M. Shot of tomcat Simon being fed


    RADIO-OPERATOR JACK FRENCH of the AMETHYST D.S.M. Seen on shore leave in Hong Kong - good close-up


    LIEUT-COMMANDER KERANS OF THE AMETHYST Seen on shore leave in Hong Kong - good close-up


    NAVAL BRITISH crew of Amethyst on shore leave in Amsterdam. Good shots of Lt. Commander Kerans and Jack French D.S.M. Shots of the ship's cat, Simon


    Navy - Active

    Royal Navy, sailor, sailors, shore leave, soldier, soldiers, rickshaw, ships cat, Communist, Communism, PLA, People's Liberation Army, British Naval Attache, Lieutenant-Commander John Simon Kerans, telegraph, telegraphist, Coxswain Leslie Frank
    Background: HMS Amethyst sailors on shore leave in Hong Kong following the Yangtze Incident

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6TO8MDOHSJJGOFRERYQ4YKH2N
    Media URN:
    VLVA6TO8MDOHSJJGOFRERYQ4YKH2N
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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