German factories in the Ruhr area continue to function, French troops take command of the railways, and Belgian troops march through Duisburg, Germany
SLATE INFORMATION: French Commandeer the Ruhr Railways
GERMANY: Ruhr: Various:
Video Roll Title: French command the Ruhr railways. The factories continue work despite strike orders from Berlin: 69ft Issue sheet title: FRENCH COMMANDER: THE RUHR RAILWAYS. THE FACTORIES CONTINUE WORK DESPITE STRIKE ORDERS FROM BERLIN. COAL BARGES AT RUHRORT. BELGIAN SOLDIERS AT DUISBERG.
Occupation of Rnhr. Railway Strike.
Occupation of Ruhr Railway Strike.
GV's Soldiers working on the railway, trying to get a train through points. (4 shots)
CU Dusseldorf station with soldiers patrolling entrance.
LV Empty station with all the signals down.
GV Signal Box, empty, (2 shots).
GV (2 shots) Train moving off from station.
TITLE: THE FACTORIES CONTINUE WORK DESPITE STRIKE ORDERS FROM BERLIN.
LV PAN (2 shots) Smoking chimneys (Factory).
TITLE: THE COAL BARGES AT RUHRORT.
LV Barges laying on the left bank of a river.
TITLE: BELGIAN SOLDIERS AT DUISBURG.
GV PAN Soldiers marching across a bridge.
The Railway Strike.
Occupied Countries, Industries, Trades and Crafts, Germany, Military - Active, Belgium, France
military occupation, peacetime, interwar, interbellum, postwar, German industry, Versailles Treaty, reparations
Background: German factories in the Ruhr area continue to function, French troops take command of the railways, and Belgian troops march through Duisburg, Germany