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  • Short Summary

    Footage of German prisoners of war at work chopping logs.

  • Description

    German prisoners logging - Part 1.

    Shots of two Germans chopping down trees with axes. Shots of men using two man saw on tree. The tree falls to the ground. M/Ss of the the men chopping logs. L/S of POW's walking down lane followed by British soldiers. German prisoners ride horses toward camera. Logging - prisoner handing logs down from large pile. L/S of soldiers standing around camp fire.

    Working; lumber; labour World War One; POW's; industry.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1898.38
    Media URN:
    72800
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:19:00 / 01:54:18:00
    Canister:
    ON 102 E

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