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  • Short Summary

    Various scenes of the French Army in the field.

  • Description

    French Army.

    France (?).

    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.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2326.36
    Media URN:
    74857
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:58:00 / 01:44:37:00
    Canister:
    ON 190 I

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