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  • Short Summary

    Scenes of destruction on the island of Canton after the bombing by the Japanese.

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    Titles read: "JAPANESE BOMB CANTON".

    Canton, Phoenix Islands, Pacific Ocean.

    Various shots the island of Canton after being bombed by the Japanese. Smoke is seen billowing from buildings in the distance. A local man walks along the street with his coat collar turned up and sits with another man to light his cigarette. People wander about the ruined streets and pick through the rubble of bombed buildings.

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    Film ID:
    967.26
    Media URN:
    17355
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1938
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:52:00 / 01:27:35:00
    Canister:
    38/40

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