• Short Summary

    Airship is shot down by French forces

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Zeppelin Raider Caught by the French

    FRANCE: Picardie: Oise: Compiegne:
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    Compiegne, France

    Video Roll Title: Zeppelin Raider: 126ft Issue sheet title: ZEPPELIN RAIDER CAUGHT BY THE FRENCH

    Title: One of the three zeppelins returning from a futile raid on England was brought down by anti-aircraft guns on the night of 17th March, at Compiegne.

    (13ft)


    GV. pan Wreckage of L.39 zeppelin in garden guarded by French soldiers.

    (42ft)


    SV. pan Wreckage being sprayed with hose. Fireman holding hose.

    (71ft)


    Title: One of the broken propellers.

    (74ft)


    SV. pan Broken propeller.

    (86ft)


    Title: Garden wall upon which the dirigible fell.

    (90ft)


    G. top V. pan Wreckage heaped across garden wall.

    (109ft)


    Title: The propeller shaft.

    (115ft)


    SCU. pan Propeller shaft.

    (121ft)


    GV. Wreckage.

    (126ft)


    Fell on a wall between two gardens.


    Airforce

    wreckage, skeleton, dirigible, WWI, World War I, Great War, First World War, war, pieces
    Background: Airship is shot down by French forces

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7NSFLO3EVE9XCWRPG7ZDWVU8M
    Media URN:
    VLVA7NSFLO3EVE9XCWRPG7ZDWVU8M
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/03/1917
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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