• Short Summary

    Civil war in China - Europeans leave the country & American send help to nationalists.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "EUROPEANS FLEE CHINA".

    Shanghai, China.
    Panning shot of the people boarding ship. People walking up gangplank. Long shot of people looking over rails waving goodbye. Ship leaving quayside. People on quay waving. People onboard ship looking over rails. High angle long shot of the people on quayside waving. Ship steaming out of harbour.

    Tsing-Tao, China.
    American troopship arriving in the harbour of Tsing-Tao, China. Long shot of deck with US Marines of the 9th Division standing by rails. Marines looking over rails of ship. Pan, marines walking down gangplank. Long shot, Colonel Hughes walking to meet Brigadier General Thomas (not in picture). Long shot of the marines walking along quayside. Marines marching along quay.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1444.16
    Media URN:
    47233
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/12/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:12:00 / 01:23:59:00
    Canister:
    48/101

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