• Short Summary

    Japanese army invades China's richest city - Shanghai. Shots of street fighting.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Final attack on Shanghai".

    Shanghai, China.

    China's richest city has fallen to Japan's army. Various shots of bombed out buildings. A Japanese soldier lays telephone cable - the wire unfurls from a roller on his back. M/S of a Japanese sniper. M/S of soldiers manning heavy artillery. Various shots explosions in houses. We see troops running between buildings, the wounded are being carried. Various shots aircraft bombing the city. Various shots of Japanese tanks and armoured cars. We troops behind banks of sand bags. Various shots of soldier knocking hole in wall to climb through.

    Note: neg. finished at 01:51:12, sound track only for rest of item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    941.30
    Media URN:
    14061
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/11/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:08:00 / 01:51:25:00
    Canister:
    37/91

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