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  • Short Summary

    French soldiers and German POWs returning from front to receive medical treatment.

  • Description

    French and German wounded soldiers during World War One.

    Wounded soldiers returning to rear / medical station. Shot of French army trucks lined up on a road, French soldiers walk beside them. Cut to wounded soldiers approaching on road, walking past covered trucks. Both French and wounded German prisoners of war. Some of the men have arms in sling. 2 German POWs transport a wounded man in a hammock made from a blanket tied to a pole carried over their shoulders. Strange sight of a German & a Frenchman limping along, holding onto each other. Wide shot panning on empty field with bomb explosions in distance.

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    Film ID:
    2466.30
    Media URN:
    77240
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:46:00 / 01:45:19:00
    Canister:
    ON 435 G

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