Artillery piece being fired by Free State soldiers, Ireland.
Dublin, Ireland (Eire).
Full titles read: "Artillery in action on the For Courts - the Republican's Stronghold."
M/S of Free State soldiers preparing to fire artillery piece. M/S of Free State soldiers keeping the civilians at bay. M/S of civilians / hostages on back of van (there is a back to front Nazi Swastika painted on the side of the van) being given food and drink. L/S of the Four Courts building.
Note: Good Irish Civil War Story. Footage of hostages in van also appears on Pathe Master Tape *PM0276* Film ID 276.37 "GUERILLA WARFARE IN IRELAND".