• Short Summary

    Nationalist reinforcements are rushed to Shanghai as the Red Army closes in, unruly crowds pack the streets, and young and old Europeans are evacuated from the city

  • Description

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    CHINA: Shanghai:
    EXT

    CHINA Evacuation of young and old from Shanghai continues as the Red Army grip round the city increases. Nationalist re-enforcements rushed in

    EVACUATION. Clearance officials work to clear young and old in evacuation from Shanghai before Red Army Advance

    SHANGHAI Nationalist reinforcements rushed to the city as Red Army grip tightens. Evacuation of young and old continues

    China; Chinese Civil War

    Yangtze River, Kuomintang (KMT or Chinese Nationalist Party), Chinese Communist Party (CPC), war, military, troops, evacuees
    Background: Nationalist reinforcements are rushed to Shanghai as the Red Army closes in, unruly crowds pack the streets, and young and old Europeans are evacuated from the city

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7M1BJVALX7HJSZOUSUR7000PP
    Media URN:
    VLVA7M1BJVALX7HJSZOUSUR7000PP
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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