• Short Summary

    French troops and the flooded Yser River form barriers on the road to Calais

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Blocking the Road to Calais

    FRANCE: Calais:
    EXT

    Title: French gunners and the Yser floods are impossible barriers to the Huns.

    (6ft)


    GV. French troops walking along road.

    (27ft)


    GV. French soldiers driving carts carrying equipment along road.

    (41ft)


    GV. pan Flooded area. (2 shots)

    (65ft)


    GV. Fooded road and shelled buildings.

    (72ft)


    France, Military - Active, Weather

    WWI, World War I, Great War, First World War, French troops, soldiers marching, Yser River, gunners
    Background: French troops and the flooded Yser River form barriers on the road to Calais

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3VQZZTKWMMP7GX0B35J95KQUA
    Media URN:
    VLVA3VQZZTKWMMP7GX0B35J95KQUA
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/01/1916
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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