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  • Short Summary

    Shots of dead German soldiers during World War One. Lassigny. France.

  • Description

    German Army casualties near village of Lassigny.

    France.

    MS 2 dead German soldiers lying by railway track; near village of Lassigny. MS another corpse; lying partially on track. Flies crawling about on this and the previous bodies.

    MS several corpses in foreground and French soldiers from medical service digging (presumably a grave) in background. MS looking down at more dead Germans in trench. 2 closer shots of same.

    There was fighting at Lassigny in 1914 & in March; 1917; and it was captured by the French in August; 1918.

    Warning: this item contains images which some people may find distressing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2468.13
    Media URN:
    77261
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    silent
    hd format:
    2k
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:18:00 / 01:14:04:00
    Canister:
    ON 437 C

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