• Short Summary

    Soldiers fire large gun in Somme

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: On the Somme Front

    FRANCE: Somme:
    EXT

    France

    Video Roll Title: The Somme Front: 38ft Issue sheet title: ON THE SOMME FRONT
    Balloons: (Observation): 15" Naval Guns worked by British & French soldiers
    15" Naval Guns worked by British & French soldiers
    French Troops: 15" Naval Guns worked by British & French soldiers

    Title: British and French gunners working together a huge 15 in. naval gun.

    (7ft)


    GV. Gun barrel and observation balloon.

    (14ft)


    Title: Observation balloons - called "sausages," directing the fire from a high altitude.

    (21ft)


    LV. pan Observation balloons in sky.

    (30ft)


    GV. Gun.

    (35ft)


    LV. Balloon in sky.

    (38ft)


    GV. pan Gun and gun crew.

    (43ft)


    Military - Active, Munitions and Armaments, France

    air balloon, guns, cannon, World War One, World War 1, WW I, Great War, First World War
    Background: Soldiers fire large gun in Somme

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAEJQ7XNN6Y1EJUDUT5I5C5AZC
    Media URN:
    VLVAAEJQ7XNN6Y1EJUDUT5I5C5AZC
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/11/1916
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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