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  • Short Summary

    Japanese soldiers surrendering to American soldiers on Pacific island.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - exact locations unclear or unknown.

    Various shots of Japanese soldiers on remote island in Pacific surrendering to US Navy warship. The Japanese soldiers swim towards the warship and are helped on board by American sailors. Various shots Japanese soldiers and civilians on beach and cliffs of island, American soldiers address them through loud speakers and the Japanese surrender to them. Various shots GIs shooting guns. Various shots of Japanese soldier with badly injured face surrendering with hands in air. Various C/Us Japanese soldiers - some look like boys, others appear quite old. Various shots Japanese prisoners of war in camp under guard of Americans.

    Note: this item matches old shot lists for UN 1424 A - may once have had this can number?

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2184.17
    Media URN:
    64371
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:46:00 / 01:41:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 1424 F

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