Portuguese horse artillery in action on field.
Portuguese Expedition - General Battery Firing.
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Portuguese horse artillery in action; battle scenes. Horses charge past camera; pull guns up grassy hill; as fast as possible. GV valley w/ rows of small trees - looks like hot climate place. Soldiers set up guns; fire - pan across. Shot of one of the field guns; w/ clouds of smoke behind it. Then same shots are repeated - 2nd time may be a bit better. Horses now run up rocky hill. Led by horse & rider; then team pulling wagon. Shot looking down gradual incline of soldiers w/ the field guns in place; ready for action - the men loading and firing guns. CU team of Portuguese soldiers at a field gun; loading & firing.
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World War One; military; weapons.