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  • Short Summary

    Troops march along in China wearing pith helmets.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "A demonstration of force. As the Durhams and the Gloucesters - 3,000 strong - march through International Settlement to their billets."

    Shanghai, China

    M/S of soldiers shouldering arms, marching along a road. They are then seen marching along a busy street with cars bikes and and rickshaws. Chinese people watch, they walk slowly along the road with sloped rifles, followed by a cavalcade of cars and rickshaws.
    Some shots are taken from a moving vehicle as they march, viewed as they march towards and away from the camera as it tracks along the line. They wear pith helmets.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    674.07
    Media URN:
    32822
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/03/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:08:00 / 01:11:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1382

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