Various scenes of the French Army in the field.
Opens w/ DS parade. GV looking down & across river: cavalry riding along in shallow water on opposite bank. MS men shaping dirt wall / barricade. Horse-drawn wagon carrying soldiers approaching on country road; 2 of them walk behind; 1 is letting out some long wire; maybe they're going to blow up something. CU back of same wagon & guys; stopped.
Soldiers walking through woods. Soldiers kneel in a field; shooting rifles. Soldiers walking through forest. MS 3 soldiers stand next to woods; looks as if they have been firing rifles. They start to leave; walking off into trees. GV camp scene w/ many soldiers. Another shot at camp; w/ soldiers in FG preparing food for meal - 1 guy stirring something in bowl; while another is pouring something from cup into another pot.