French and allies advance to Hindenburg Line of the Germans towards the end of the war.
Titles read: 'On The Western Front. The Smashed Hindenburg Wall.'
The Western Front - France or Belgium?
End of war nears. French Army and other Allies advance to the famous Hindenburg Line of the Germans. Film of destruction in this area. GV a big mess - train tracks on left; ruins on rt. Silhouette shot of part of steam engine; with other metal stuff sticking up from it; some sort of fallen tower? Pan across area again; closer shot of the railroad tracks. French soldiers walking past bombed buildings; one guy smoking a pipe; they smile as they look at camera. Pan along some bombed cottages; line of trees in BG maybe a path at left. Rural area. MS pan bombed wooden structure; w/ something that looks like a bent train rail stretching up over it.
Also ON 404 L.
World War One. War damage.