Note: Probably filmed in the Pathe studio.
M/S's of large Vickers artillery piece being loaded. L/S of the gun being fired. With the aid of reconstruction the commentator gives a brief history of how sounds have been used down the years to signal trouble or danger, including someone dressed...
National Artillery Competition is held at Penlee Battery, Plymouth.
Royal Artillery on army exercise somewhere in English countryside.
New artillery guns are demonstrated by the British Army.
Shell is loaded into a large naval gun then fired.
Horses jump through flaming squares at a display by the riding establishment of Royal Artillery in Woolwich.
Members of the Honourable Artillery Company recreate a drill from 1641.
Footage of soldiers manning an artillery piece.
Naval volunteers in training.