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  • Short Summary

    French troops in trench and German prisoners being rounded up on Western Front.

  • Description

    Western Front.

    France or Belgium.

    French army's trenches. CU a missile in shallow trench; w/ soldier next to it who has just lit it but quickly gets out of the way and the picture. Next; French soldiers going over the top; running out of trench and away from camera. Corpses or else severely wounded men; lying in ditch & hillside. Soldiers carrying wounded on stretchers DS men walking through narrow trench on right then turning & going up steps on left. Red Cross emblem on sign lying on ground above.

    German prisoners walking; guarded by French. CU German POWs; stand; 1 smoking; others just looking tired.

    Casualties. World War One.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1924.20
    Media URN:
    73410
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:17:00 / 01:26:52:00
    Canister:
    ON 145 D

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