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Palace and Cathay Hotels damaged by accidental bombing, Shanghai, China, 14 Aug 1937, photo 1 of 7

Caption   Palace and Cathay Hotels damaged by accidental bombing, Shanghai, China, 14 Aug 1937, photo 1 of 7 ww2dbase
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Photos on Same Day 14 Aug 1937
Photos at Same Place Shanghai, China
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 25 May 2009

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1. Anonymous says:
25 Nov 2015 06:54:15 PM

A tragic, but great, historically significant photo. A more accurate description would be bomb damage in front of the Cathay Hotel (now Peace Hotel) on Nanjing Rd. You can make out the words "Cathay Hotel" above the entrance. This angle is looking toward the Huangpu River and Pudong.

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