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  • Short Summary

    French gunners in snow.

  • Description

    Artillery in snow.

    MS of soldiers, there is a thick layer of snow everywhere; branches of trees hang heavily under snow & ice. A few men by a fire where pots are heated; officer getting cup of coffee or other warm drink. Pan right to behind large gun. Man at right shovels snow; clearing area around gun; while on the left the officer does a little dance to keep warm. Then side view of several soldiers standing by gun; preparing to load shell.

    Cataloguer's note: this is duplicate of second half of item 'Artillery' in ON 446 B on *PM2472*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2472.42
    Media URN:
    77372
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:56:00 / 01:37:31:00
    Canister:
    ON 449 C

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