Irish rebels hold hostage in the countryside, Ireland (Eire).
Full titles read: "GUERILLA WARFARE IN IRELAND - Pathe operator - one of ambushed press party secures remarkable pictures."
L/S's of several rebels with rifles holding people at gunpoint on a muddy country road. L/S of hostages sitting in the back of a truck being handed drinks (there is back to front Nazi Swastika painted on the side of the van). M/S of hostages surrounded by soldiers. L/S's rebels taking hostages (some are wearing blindfolds) from trucks and leading them away. One hostage is treated particularly roughly. One rebel carries an Irish Tricolour flag.
Note: Good Irish Civil War Story. Footage of hostages in van also appears on Pathe Master Tape *PM0272* Film ID 272.34 "ARTILLERY IN ACTION".