• Short Summary

    Warfare in South America. Pictures of soldiers in trenches, anti-aircraft guns, planes, shells exploding.

  • Description

    SOUTH AMERICAN WAR GOES ON Dramatic first pictures permitted from Bolivia - Paraguay front. On eve of great offensive Paraguay quits League.

    SOUTH AMERICA: Gran Chaco:

    Gen. view pan. of Tarija Valley. Map scene of Bolivia and Paraguay, Gen. view of Bolivian Cavalry on way to front. Long view of infantry thru Jungle. Back view of soldiers manning trenches. Semi view of anti-aircraft guns firing. Gen. view of plane flying over trenches. CU. firing machine gun from Trench. CU. of soldiers with gas mask firing gun. CU. loading trench Mortar and gen. view firing Trench Mortar. Long view of wounded men being placed into ambulance. CU. of wounded in ambulance. Back view of soldiers over top of trench. Shells exploding. CU. of soldier on ground, shells burst and tree falls. CU. shell bursts, soldier gets up and runs. CU. of shell bursting man falls. CU. shell bursting man gets up an runs. CU. of vultures in trees. Gen. view of man blow-bugle at night.

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice thru-out story. Loud noise of plane flying overhead. Blowing of Bugle and loud noise of guns firing and shells exploding.

    Military - Active; Chaco War 1932-1935; League of Nations; Censorship
    Background: Warfare in South America. Pictures of soldiers in trenches, anti-aircraft guns, planes, shells exploding.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5UQSKN4G6LRHYX3LSL7KJEQY9
    Media URN:
    VLVA5UQSKN4G6LRHYX3LSL7KJEQY9
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1935
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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