• Short Summary

    British troops construct a bridge over the Wami River in Tanzania (then German East Africa) to bring injured soldiers to the base hospital

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: In the African forest

    TANZANIA:
    EXT

    GERMAN EAST AFRICA


    TITLE: IN THE AFRICAN FOREST. TROOPS CONSTRUCTING A BRIDGE OVER THE WAMI RIVER, FOR TRANSPORTING THE WOUNDED TO THE BASE HOSPITAL

    (0.2ft)


    LV. Troops standing on makeshift bridge over river

    (15ft 35mm)


    LV. Stretcher bearers bring stretcher over bridge.

    (29ft 35mm)

    British Army, soldiers, military, Tanzania, German East Africa, WWI, World War I, First World War, transport, bridge, construction, injured, wounded
    Background: British troops construct a bridge over the Wami River in Tanzania (then German East Africa) to bring injured soldiers to the base hospital

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACKTT9CTFP5FXZW0VYWAMY24GR
    Media URN:
    VLVACKTT9CTFP5FXZW0VYWAMY24GR
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/02/1917
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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