German prisoners surrendering on the Somme Front are conducted through underground passages to 'cages' where they undergo an examination - 1916.
German Prisoners surrender (according to Allies) at the Battle of the Somme and are taken behind lines for questioning. Shot of the Germans climbing hill; in a line; French soldier guards with rifles and bayonets at the side. Then a shot of the prisoners coming toward camera; down hill through a shallow trench; and into an area below; with stones or sandbags stacked to form a wall.
Western front. Trench warfare. World War One.