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  • Short Summary

    Munitions transport in France, near the Somme.

  • Description

    France.

    World War One. Military transportation. Munitions transport in France; near the Somme. Opens with shot of guys in coats; helmets; stacked up bombshells; with trucks parked in BG; the men are carrying the shells back to trucks. Then; a shot of a road: 3 horses (with riders) pulling a cart go by to left; pan to right on soldiers standing by road next to truck; another truck drives past; long row of horse-drawn wagons; pan to boxes stacked at side of road. (This footage & more in longer story; 'French counteroffensive')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1852.50
    Media URN:
    71495
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1916
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:00:32:00 / 02:01:04:00
    Canister:
    ON 017 K aka G 0387 B

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