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  • Description

    Title reads: "The Boche Buster".

    Location of events unknown.

    Various shots of a gun mounted on a railway wagon covered by a tarpaulin. We see the British Army crew of the gun removing the cover. C/U of the name plate on the gun "H.M.G Boche Buster". Various C/Us of the barrel as it rises slowly. According to narrator this field gun is one of the world's biggest.

    Amendment February 2012: A visitor to the website has provided some more information. This takes place just south of Bishopsbourne, SE of Canterbury, on the Elham Valley Line.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1941
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    38770
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1113.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:23:00 / 01:29:11:00
    Canister:
    41/35
    Sort Number:
    41/035
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Entertainment & Humour Science & Technology War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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