• Short Summary

    Japanese soldiers take the British colony of Hong Kong.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Fall of Hong Kong

    GRAPHIC: Map of Hong Knog with arrow showing Japanese advance from Kowloon

    HONG KONG:
    EXT
    Columns of smoke rising / Japanese soldiers / Japanese soldiers advancing / Japanese soldiers climbing structure / cranes / Japanese soldiers advancing with smoke rising behind / huge pall of smoke over building / damaged buildings with GRAPHIC overlaid "Hong Kong completely occupied December 25, 1941" / wrecked buildings / window of building / Japanese soldiers raising arms and cheering in clebration of victory / deserted street / British armoured vehicle / captured field guns / captured military equipment being stacked up / prisoners sat together, many of them are sailors / British police officer drinking / prisoners, including one with a monkey on his shoulder / British and Japanese officers shake hands / Japanese soldiers standing guard outside building
    Background: Japanese soldiers take the British colony of Hong Kong.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEM96BE2A10U1SQQKIEP7OSUEE
    Media URN:
    VLVAEM96BE2A10U1SQQKIEP7OSUEE
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    HONG KONG: Colony falls to Japanese troops

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