• Short Summary

    Soldiers train with Maxim rapid-firing guns

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Deadly Maxim

    ENGLAND:
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    England


    Title: Firing 600 shots per minute - Targets representing men in massed formation under heavy fire.

    (9ft)


    GV. British soldiers firing Maxim machine guns.

    (30ft)


    GV. Machine gun bullets exploding amongst model figures on hillside.

    (81ft)


    Title: Many of the figures did not fall, but were perforated by the bullets.

    (87ft)


    SV. pan Model figures on hillside. Man carries model riddled with bullet holes down hillside toward camera.

    (103ft)


    Firing 600 shots per minute


    Target resemble men in massed formation


    Military - Active, Munitions and Armaments

    guns, soldiers, training, machine gun, World War I, World War 1, WWI, First World War, The Great War, war,
    Background: Soldiers train with Maxim rapid-firing guns

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA2QAHSDM10CDGA3CML3AAZGNS
    Media URN:
    VLVAA2QAHSDM10CDGA3CML3AAZGNS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1917
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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