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    German prisoners work as loggers. Location of events unknown.

    World War One. POW's. German prisoners walking down a road in the English countryside; followed by British guards. Then a CU of 2 Germans chopping down tree in the woods; taking turns swinging their axes. To finish the job; 2 men use a double saw. Then a shot from a ways back as a man who has been holding the tree trunk steady lets go -- 'Timber!!' and the very tall tree comes crashing down. Finally CU of the prisoners sawing logs. Lumber; industry.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    72487
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1888.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:55:00 / 01:34:35:00
    Canister:
    ON 083 M
    Sort Number:
    ON 083 M
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    Categories
    War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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