Irish co-operative gathers and transports peat - part 1. Ireland.
Shots of various phases of the work; at least one priest always seems to be watching. Slow pan pasture w/ cattle grazing; they walk toward cam. Crew of men building large pile of chunks of peat. Various shots of workers digging...
German prisoners digging dead from houses
Demonstration of ditch-digging machine.
US soldiers dig trench on Western Front.
British troops practice digging, shelling c. 1915.
French soldiers lay wreath at grave then dig graves at bottom of hillside.
British soldiers dig trenches.
French soldiers digging trench in World War One.
Quirky comedy sketch by Ministry of Information about growing winter vegetable crops.