• Short Summary

    British and American troops leave for China.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "SOUTHAMPTON".

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    Several shots of the troops crowded at Southampton ready to leave for China. War Minister Lesley Hore Belisha standing next to a car - he is there to see the troops off. Several shots of the troops boarding the ship. Hore Belisha boarding the ship to talk to the troops - to wish them good luck? Several shots of the men waving from the ship and the ship leaving the harbour.

    California, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of the crowds - relatives and friends seeing off the American troops who are leaving for China. Troops boarding the ships. Several close up shots of the solders kissing their girls, saying goodbye. Various shots of the troops waving from ship and the girls waving from shore before the ship leaves the harbour.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    933.24
    Media URN:
    13802
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/09/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:12:00 / 01:24:24:00
    Canister:
    37/72

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