Japanese soldiers take the British colony of Hong Kong.
SLATE INFORMATION: Fall of Hong Kong
GRAPHIC: Map of Hong Knog with arrow showing Japanese advance from Kowloon
Columns of smoke rising / Japanese soldiers / Japanese soldiers advancing / Japanese soldiers climbing structure / cranes / Japanese soldiers advancing with smoke rising behind / huge pall of smoke over building / damaged buildings with GRAPHIC overlaid "Hong Kong completely occupied December 25, 1941" / wrecked buildings / window of building / Japanese soldiers raising arms and cheering in clebration of victory / deserted street / British armoured vehicle / captured field guns / captured military equipment being stacked up / prisoners sat together, many of them are sailors / British police officer drinking / prisoners, including one with a monkey on his shoulder / British and Japanese officers shake hands / Japanese soldiers standing guard outside building
Background: Japanese soldiers take the British colony of Hong Kong.