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    Grenade throwing. France.

    World War One. At the warfront. North Middlesex Regiment in camp. Shot looking out over hill; valley. An explosion in distance. CU Back view of soldier throwing a grenade; then walking to right. Another explosion. Glimpse of the soldier walking forward with matches in his hands. Troops crouching; running along a crevasse or small ravine. Guy toward front throws bomb. CU two soldiers; one showing gets grenade ready; hands it to other; who then turns around. Shot of the men in the little rocky ravine again; one of them has an odd bomb that looks like a square Ping-Pong paddle with some thing stuck on it; he lights it and throws the whole thing.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    71693
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1858.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:44:00 / 01:42:16:00
    Canister:
    ON 031 F
    Sort Number:
    ON 031 F
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    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    ON 031
  • Stills

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

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