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  • Short Summary

    Communist troops take of mining port at Tonkin, Vietnam.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Communist troops take over mining port in Indochina (Haiphong area, Tonkin, Vietnam).

    Various shots of coal mine installation. Vietminh (Viet-Minh) troops releasing French forces. International Control Committee arriving in cars. Vietminh officials taking over under control of French Authorities. Streets are decorated with Vietminh communist flags and banners. People come out of their homes where they had been sheltering. Shots of Vietminh troops in Campha streets. Air shots of the mines and town.

    Date on dope sheet is 28/04/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2678.31
    Media URN:
    79523
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:49:00 / 01:55:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 2733 H

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