• Short Summary

    Bulgarian prisoners work unloading trains in Turkey

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Bulgarian Prisoners

    TURKEY:
    EXT

    TITLE

    (8ft)


    SCU group of Bulgars sitting in and standing round lorry and eating, one playing bagpipes, talking and looking towards camera.

    (18ft)


    TITLE: THE ABLE BODIED CAPTIVES ARE SET TO WORK UNLOADING STORES &c.

    (24ft)


    GV Bulgars standing on sacks (?), possibly erecting sandbaged positions, & generally busy

    (36ft)


    GV prisoners working with wheelbarrows and unloading sacks. Pile of sacks in BG with prisoners working on them.

    (53ft)


    MLV prisoners wheeling barrels towards and into hut, letters on side of wooden hut read: BOJHNKA/HOMMES: 40, KOHA/CHEVAUX: 6. Officers supervising.

    (75ft)


    TITLE: THE CHIEF OF STATE ON A TOUR OF INSPECTION NEAR SALONICA.

    (80ft)


    MV group of officers standing around small 'chariot'on rails, Chief-of-staff and other officer sitting behind range-finder(?)mounted on 'chariot' (which is marked GENIE, suggesting surveying instrument?)

    (88ft)


    LV 'chariot' on rails in BG then coming towards camera (there is a small engine at the back), locomotive in BG, smoking, and group of soldiers looking on.

    (98ft)


    MLV to LV (back view) 'chariot' away on rails.

    (102ft)

    prisoner, military, P.O.W.'s, trains, soldiers
    Background: Bulgarian prisoners work unloading trains in Turkey

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2VNIIAEYC74HAVC4BYQSIQ0ZM
    Media URN:
    VLVA2VNIIAEYC74HAVC4BYQSIQ0ZM
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/02/1916
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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