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  • Short Summary

    Footage of British soldiers in trenches in France.

  • Description

    British Tommies in France. (Western Front).

    L/Ss of British soldiers on large ship in dock. M/S of the troops disembarking from ship. Shots of soldiers and horses in docks. L/S of bagpipe band marching and playing followed by other soldiers. Several shots of soldiers marching through countryside villages etc. L/S of convoy of trucks with soldiers in passing camera. L/Ss of soldiers running across fields, explosions nearby. Very good M/Ss of British soldier in trench, they fix their bayonet to their rifles before scrambling over the top. L/Ss of soldiers walking across battlefield. M/Ss of several soldiers in trench.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2336.40
    Media URN:
    75074
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:14:00 / 01:59:37:00
    Canister:
    ON 209 K

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