This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Russian army practising bayonet charges in front of officers + Russian troops on train.

  • Description

    World War One - location of events unknown.

    Many Russian soldiers running across field, practising bayonet charge. Shot of 3 Russian officers on horses, others standing. 1 Russian navy officer & 1 French officer with many Russian soldiers lined up in background. Russian officers (including Chief of Staff General Mikhail Alexeiev?) inspect troops. Russian troops lined up at railway platform as train comes in. Nice shot of train slowly passing with Russian soldier leaning out the windows & saluting. Wide shot troops charging toward camera, near the front are some buglers who play as they run. More shots of bayonet charge.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2466.37
    Media URN:
    77247
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1915
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:57:00 / 01:58:51:00
    Canister:
    ON 436 E

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment