• Short Summary

    American newsreel item about GI in Japan accused of murdering Japanese woman.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    GI Girard at shooting scene - murder trial continues. Tokyo, Japan.

    Walking shot of young American soldier Girard, accused of manslaughter. CU notice: "Official Observers Authorised Persons Only". MS Girard with army official. MS Japanese official pointing to spot on army shooting range where Japanese woman was shot by Gerard (Gerard claims it was an accident). CU GI. LS Girard standing with other soldiers, radar scanner in foreground. CU Girard looking at Radar Scanner. MS group of GIs, pan to rifle lying on grass. Walking shot Girard escorted by two soldiers.

    Date on dope sheet 27/09/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2566.33
    Media URN:
    68964
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:58:00 / 01:46:34:00
    Canister:
    UN 3006 B

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