French troops on the Western Front during WW1.
World War One - scenes from the Western Front.
Wide shots with bombs exploding in distance, soldiers running. Small tanks moving along road through bombed village. Wider shot same. Front view of tanks approaching. Cut to wide shot of French troops walking single file across muddy devastated battlefield, huge puddles in shell craters. Another wide shot of soldiers approaching truck, horse artillery crossing in distance. Very brief shot (9 frames) of blimp floating over the front. Pan on soldiers digging in foreground, pipes stacked up, horse artillery crossing in background. German prisoners carry wounded man on stretcher to medical unit near front lines.