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Die Schlacht von Görz (italienische Aufnahmen) [Archive Title]
Other title(s):The Battle of Gorizia (Italian Footage)
Description:Compilation of wartime footage from the Italian front. Naval manoeuvres. Military vehicles have trouble passing the road, forcing the generals to proceed on foot. Landscape shots. Explosions from cannon fire close to buildings. A military division crosses a bridge over the Isonzo river. Soldiers march in snow. A cannon is loaded and fired. A field mass at a soldiers’ camp. Soldiers march through Gorizia on their way to the train station. A gondola transports casualties down to the valley. An infantry manoeuvre, soldiers shield themselves. Footage of the destroyed town of Gorizia. Street scenes. Images of houses and streets that were bombed. The statue of Emperor Franz Joseph after it has been torn down.
Keywords:EFG1914 / World War I / Gorizia (Italy) / Footage of naval and military manoeuvres from the Italian front lines; the destroyed town of Gorizia. / World War, 1914-1918 -- Austria / Italy / Military maneuvers / Infantry / Military education / War casualties / War victims / Buildings -- War damage / Civilians in war / City and town life