• Creator
  • Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Chief Signal Officer. (9/18/1947 - 3/1/1964)
  • Created Date
  • 1936
  • Description
  • Reel 1, Gen. G.W. Read arrives at 2nd Army Corps hq., Fruges, France. Shows Gen. J.F. O'Ryan and 27th Div. officers at hq., Oudezeele, France. Wagons are loaded with rations at a Saint Laurent supply depot. 107th Pioneers and 102nd Engineers erect Nissen huts. 102nd Field Signal Bn. troops repair communication cables and use signal lamps and Very pistols. 108th Inf. troops load and fire Stokes trench mortars and French 37-mm guns, and spread a... more
    Reel 1, Gen. G.W. Read arrives at 2nd Army Corps hq., Fruges, France. Shows Gen. J.F. O'Ryan and 27th Div. officers at hq., Oudezeele, France. Wagons are loaded with rations at a Saint Laurent supply depot. 107th Pioneers and 102nd Engineers erect Nissen huts. 102nd Field Signal Bn. troops repair communication cables and use signal lamps and Very pistols. 108th Inf. troops load and fire Stokes trench mortars and French 37-mm guns, and spread apron-barbed wire over defensive positions. Reel 2, U.S. and Brit. soldiers practice firing the Vickers machine gun at Camiers. 102nd Engineers construct a communications trench at Belfort, Belgium. Shows 105th Inf. quarters at Beddelen Lerine, Belgium; the rubbled village of Boeschepe, France; 107th Inf. troops making crosses and placing flags on graves in an Abeele, Belgium, cemetery; and Gen. Read and aides at 2nd Army Corps hq., Fruges. Troops take gas mask tests with Y.M.C.A. theater personnel. Y.M.C.A. and 27th Div. units present a stage show at Oudezeele. less
  • Format
  • Motion pictures
    Film Reel
    Video Cassette
    Black-and-White
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