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  • Short Summary

    Footage of soldiers marching through streets.

  • Description

    Return of guard from China - march through streets led by band. Location of events unknown.

    Military. British Army; 1927. Guards returning from China; marching up street on a rainy day. Here & there a woman walks next to one of the soldiers; & a few more women & children walk behind the troops. Next; troops march through a large park; w/ a few children walking or running along. Women and children watch as guards march through gates (of military base?) The British had gone to China to protect British nationals & interests in the international city of Shanghai after rioting in the city and fighting between the northern and southern Chinese factions. Homecoming.

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    Film ID:
    2396.01
    Media URN:
    76333
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1927
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:44:00
    Canister:
    ON 303 G

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