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  • Short Summary

    French guns fire at Champagne in France.

  • Description

    'Victory within our reach'. Champagne, France.

    MS French artillery unit; some stand at side of huge gun; which is painted in camouflage style. Others stand on top of the base of the gun. They crank the barrel up to a steep angle. MS gun alone. MS as gun fires.

    CU French soldiers standing on part of the base of gun. CU long gun barrel rising. MS as gun fires. MS's bombed area in forest; pan right as two soldiers walk through the mess; some metal parts; etc. as well as trees. MS bodies of two dead German soldiers lying on the ground.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1910.14
    Media URN:
    73030
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:29:00 / 01:14:16:00
    Canister:
    ON 110 N

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