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Image ID1070
TitleThe Sincere Co. Department Store after the August 23rd bombing
CollectionVirtual Shanghai
LocationShanghai IS
DateMonday 23 August 1937
Caption in album or on mountUne partie de la façade des magasins 'Sincères' après la chute de la bombe d'avion, le 23-8-1937. (A side of the façade of the 'Sincères' company after the explosion of bomb thrown by a plane, 23rd August 1937.)'
Image typeBlack and white photograph
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Private RepositoryIAO
Note(s)A Chinese aeroplane dropped a bomb by mistake at the corner of the Bund and naking road between the Cathay Hotel and the Palace Hotel. It was on its way intending to bomb the Japanese warship "Idzumo" which was tied up at the entrance of Soochow Creek.
Keyword(s) [en]wartime ; settlement ; bombing ; raid ; building ; store ; Sincere ;
Keyword(s) [fr]guerre;concession;bombardement;raid;bâtiment;store;Sincere;
Street nameNanking
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