Aftermath of heavy fighting in Europe during World War One.
Wrecked German equipment and ruins during World War One. Location of events unknown.
Pan on devastated battleground showing burnt trees, mangled metal equipment, gun bases, 2 horses & riders passing in background. Closer shot of wrecked German tank. Pan on damaged cemetery with wooden crosses sticking out at angles, one cross appears to be German. Small house in background with roof falling in.
Cut to shot of bombed church, panning upward to its 2 battered towers, each with only one wall remaining. Spacing. Shot of another damaged church, some French soldiers walking through ruins.