World War One.
French army scenes. Soldiers standing in rows wearing helmets, army vehicles in background. Large military vehicles (charabancs) parked in a row with French soldiers milling about in foreground. CU soldiers putting on gas masks
Note: paperwork suggests Colonel Petain...
An underground gas explosion causes damage to road and property but no lives are lost. London.
The devastating results of a gas explosion are shown as we see the wreckage of three houses.
A gas explosion results in loss of life and total destruction of three houses in Liverpool.
New gas mask equipment is demonstrated in London.
The motor gunboat 'Grey Goose' will be soon equipped with Navy's first gas turbine engine.
Footage of gas works factory in operation.
Gas eruption near town of Szeged, Hungary.
Powerful gas fountain gushing, gas being harnessed.