French soldiers modelling new helmets and body armour, good shots of soldiers in trenches.
World War One: on the front line, probably France.
C/U of French soldier modelling new type of steel helmet. M/S of soldier wearing metal breast plate as body armour.
Good shot of French soldiers walking along trench. One officer hands letter to one of the men. Several men smoke and laugh, seem relaxed.
C/U of soldier putting on balaclava with mesh eye slot.
Modified WPA record.