• Short Summary

    The National Army and Dublin Guard battle the Irish Republican Army in the Irish Civil War

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    SLATE INFORMATION: The National Army's Drive

    IRELAND: County Limerick: Bruree:

    A further series of striking pictures taken by our staff cameraman in the Limerick area.

    TITLE: These pictures have been passed by the Irish Government Censor

    GV soldiers climbing out of open truck onto lane in countryside.

    GV two soldiers sitting at back of truck being driven way, chopped down tree lying to one side.

    GV soldiers taking over by bushes on either side of road.

    MV General synchronising his watch with that of a soldier.

    Civilians taking cover with the National

    LS, GV soldiers and civilians running along close to bushes by side of road. (3 shots).

    LS soldiers lying down on grass verge by road, one man apears to be wounded. (2 shots)

    LS soldiers walk in strung out line combing field.

    SV armed men advance up road - one man fires.

    LS soldiers group together beside army vehicle on road.

    LS soldiers advance up road.

    SV shots wounded soldier laid on stretcher, men, with red cross armbands, on their knees taking cover most of the time.

    SV band of soldiers standing by gate.

    Nationalist, Battle of Kilmallock, Bruff, soldiers, Free State, Home Rule, The Troubles
    Background: The National Army and Dublin Guard battle the Irish Republican Army in the Irish Civil War

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    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
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    Black & White
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