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  • Short Summary

    Capture of Erzerum in Turkey - dupe of ON 175 Q.

  • Description

    Capture of "Ergenim" or "Ergerim". Quite likely this means Erzerum in Turkey, at the time part of the Ottoman Empire.

    Shot of soldiers in heavy coats carrying rifles with bayonets on backs, walking across snow in line. Great shot of same from distance - line of soldiers in silhouettes against snow. Shot of the troops climbing up steep snowy hill, scrambling up all along the slope. Panning shot of town in mountains, roofs and domes are covered in snow.

    Note: item is duplicate of ON 175 Q.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2340.07
    Media URN:
    75153
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:02:00 / 01:06:31:00
    Canister:
    ON 214 J

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