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  • Short Summary

    An appeal from first line trenches for artillery help is quickly answered by our guns

  • Description

    With British Army in the Balkans.

    World War One. weapons. British artillery in the Balkans. Soldiers emerging from dugout under hill; front guy fires a handgun. Next; soldiers loading a very large gun; view from behind gun: they shove the big shell into barrel of gun; using stick. Then they close chamber; and turn crank to point gun at angle. Shot from a few yards in back the gun is painted in camouflage-- they step to sides; one of the men holding a cord which he pulls to set the gun off.

    (G 414 A)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1862.50
    Media URN:
    71368
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:42:00 / 01:55:34:00
    Canister:
    ON 040 G

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