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  • Short Summary

    Major Gen. Sir John Duncan bids farewell to Indian troops in Shanghai.

  • Description

    Item title reads: " Good News From China. Major- Gen. Sir John Duncan, C-in-C, bids farewell to home-going Indian troops, evacuated from defence force, owing to marked improvement of situation in Shanghai."

    Shanghai, China

    L/S troops in turbans, on the dockside. Some stand in lines. There is a baggage about, and supply trucks being loaded. Shot from behind of a queue of soldiers in turbans, in a line to board ship. They wear shorts. C/U Duncan speaking, followed by a shot of the ship as it moves away from dock. There are a few people on the dockside to wave farewell.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    704.11
    Media URN:
    33465
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    31/10/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:56:00 / 01:15:22:00
    Canister:
    G 1446

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