Star Item
This video has no sound
  • Description

    Exact location unknown.

    Various shots show French soldiers preparing a meal at the front during the First World War. First we see soldiers marching through woods. They build a fire and use the flame to ignite another fire.

    A large, belligerent officer oversees the work. Shot of a line of black cans suspended over several small fires. Men sit and tend the 'stoves'. There is a lot of smoke coming off the fires, sometimes obscuring the soldiers! In the foreground a man is adding sticks to a fire.

    Cooking; World War One; food.

    Modified WPA record.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    66050
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2328.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:47:00 / 01:16:22:00
    Canister:
    ON 192 B
    Sort Number:
    ON 192 B
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    How To Go To War WW1 On 192
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment