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  • Short Summary

    Italian soldiers transport wounded man on stretcher along cable car wires.

  • Description

    Italy's New Trust - wounded soldiers being transported by cable railway.

    Location of events unknown - Italy?

    Italian Red Cross come up w/ new invention for transporting wounded. Soldiers carry wounded Italian Army soldier on stretcher. Red Cross workers load stretcher into a frame w/ metal bars hanging from cables; like a cable car or ski lift. Great shot of the wounded guy in the little bed hanging from the cables; head off into space; and down mountain.

    Medical; casualties. World War One; military; medicine

    Part of this item is also on ON 414 R.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1920.29
    Media URN:
    73648
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:34:00 / 01:25:20:00
    Canister:
    ON 138 G

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