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  • Short Summary

    Major-General Sir John Duncan leaves China after relinquishing command of the Shanghai Defence Force.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "Good-bye to their C.-in-C. - All nationalities gather to bid farewell to Major-General Sir John Duncan, on relinquishing command of Shanghai Defence Force."

    China.

    M/S of Major-General Sir John Duncan walking onto a parade ground, accompanied by military men. He shakes hands with officers and briefly inspects the troops.

    M/S of the Major-General shaking hands with every military officer in a group; seems to be on a quayside. The Major sets off from the quay in a boat with some sailors, saluting as the boat moves off. He seems in quite a hurry in this item!

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    718.08
    Media URN:
    33723
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:34:00 / 01:08:37:00
    Canister:
    G 1480

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