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1933 - China, Tourism: “Big Swords” Wage War For Tourists. ca Apr33

Reel Number: 220464-30

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL

Year / Date: 1933,1930s

Country: China,Japan

Location: Hsifenkow,Inner Mongolia,Manchukuo,manchuria,mukden,Rehe aka Jehol

TC Begins: 11:25:38

TC Ends: 11:27:41

Duration: 00:02:03

NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk 1933 - China, Military & Tourism Intertitle: Big Sword’s Wage War For Tourists. 11:25:46 Train tracks in rugged mountain w/ Great Wall on mountainside in background. Western tourists out of train at station walking along platform; woman carried in litter by Chinese bearers; another on donkey. 11:26:05 Chinese army marches thru town; alongside Great Wall & up hillside w/ others following. 11:26:23 Tourists climb up steps on Great Wall, old woman helped. LS of people walking on wall. 11:26:44 Soldiers out of trench & running across field, waving swords & down hillside w/ packs & rifles on backs. 11:27:17 MS Soldiers at attention. Troops rest & eating in field. MCUs. Oddities; Travel; Adventure Tourism; NOTE: Between 01Jan - 31May33 The Defense of the Great Wall took place as a campaign between Republic of China & Empire of Japan armies during which Japan captured an Inner Mongolian province, Rehe aka Jehol, & annexing to new state of Manchukuo extending it to the Great Wall of China. This may be a restaging of recent battle w/ Japanese troops attacking from Chimchlingkow & Hsifenkow. The Japanese forces after invading Jehol the Kwantung Army had moved south & engaged the Chinese army on the Great Wall. NOTE: If requested will provide 11:18:44 - 11:27:41 (7 cards) at per reel rate. NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk

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