French soldiers and air men - probably on training exercise.
Title reads: "France".
French army and air force on training exercise?
Various shots of French Air Force aeroplanes on air field. Various C/Us of high ranking French officers looking at a map. Various shots of aeroplanes taking off and in flight. Parachutists are seen descending. M/S of paratroopers landing.
M/S of soldiers (the parachutists?) running along track, carrying rifles. The men fall to the ground and point their rifles. M/S of more soldiers aiming rifles over wall. Various shots of soldiers shooting. M/S of soldiers laying explosives on bridge. A flare is fired into air. We see soldiers running away from explosions on bridge.
Note: sound track missing, no paper work. As a result little information exists explaining what is going on in item - any further information gratefully received. AH 2001.