• Short Summary

    TAIWAN HAS JUST ENDED TEN DAYS OF MOURNING FOR CHEN CHENG, THE DEPUTY LEADER OF THE CHIANG KAI-SHEK REGIME, WHO DIED AGED 67 AFTER A LONG FIGHT AGAINST CANCER.

  • Description


    AN ARCHWAY ON THE TAIPEI HIGHWAY, MOURNING DRAPES, AND A PHOTO OF CHEN. MILITARY HONOURS GUARD. U.S. AND TAIWAN FLAGS. PEOPLE ARRIVE AT THE FUNERAL PARLOUR, WHERE CHEN'S BODY LIES IN STATE. AN INTERIOR LV OF THE BIER. PRIESTS AND NUNS PAYING RESECTS. CHEN RELATIVES BOW. MONKS PRESENT WREATHS. BUDDHIST'S WHITE PAPER HORSES. CUs OF CHEN'S MEDALS. MORE PEOPLE PAYING RESPECTS. CHEN RELATIVES AGAIN. GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS PAY RESPECTS. CHIANG'S MILITARY AIDES. GENERAL AND MME CHIANG.




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    Background: TAIWAN HAS JUST ENDED TEN DAYS OF MOURNING FOR CHEN CHENG, THE DEPUTY LEADER OF THE CHIANG KAI-SHEK REGIME, WHO DIED AGED 67 AFTER A LONG FIGHT AGAINST CANCER.CHIANG KAI-SHEK AND MME.CHIANG WERE AMONG THOSE WHO VISITED THE LYING-IN-STATE IN TAIPEI.GENERAL CHEN, WHO TOOK PART IN THE CHINESE CAMPAIGN AGAINST THE JAPANESE INVADERS, WAS GIVEN A MILITARY FUNERAL.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE7904J8K9KT7X3QE27UQOVJ42
    Media URN:
    VLVAE7904J8K9KT7X3QE27UQOVJ42
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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