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  • Short Summary

    Shots of Cavalry marching.

  • Description

    Cavalry.

    Location of events unknown / unclear.

    MS French (?) cavalry men marching through countryside watched by officer. MS mule train carrying supplies etc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2472.01
    Media URN:
    77331
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:00:34:00
    Canister:
    ON 445 I

Comments (1)

  1. Nicholas Ward says

    These soldiers are French infantrymen, the" Chasseurs Alpins" - distinguished by their voluminous berets. They were known as the "blue devils". There were thirteen Battalions of Chasseurs Alpins. The mules are part of the battalion transport.

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