Footage of life in the Foreign Legion. Fez, Morocco.
No title - In the service of the Foreign Legion. First and exclusive picture by special permission of French Government. Fez, Morocco.
M/S as two men hold the flag of the Foreign Legion. M/S as soldiers run along.
Intertitle - 'The Commander-in-Chief, (rest of intertitle is obscured by timecode). C/U profile as he talks and gesticulates.
Intertitle - 'crack troops trained by the finest officers.' L/S as the officers walk about in a garden.
Intertitle - 'Letters from home are welcome after a month of service in the blazing sun.' M/S as two soldiers sit and one reads a letter.
Intertitle - (obscured by timecode). M/S as one soldier with a big beard opens a letter then scratches his head.
Intertitle - 'the rest period over...loyal sons of France return to their lonely, sand swept stations.' M/S of Legionnaires gathered together, one salutes.
Note: there is another item with the same title and different footage in G 1469 on *PM0712*.