A small British patrol gun boat is docked on the Danube River, during World War 1. An officer paces on her deck. She displays the British white naval ensign at her bow. Camera pans to another British boat tied next to the first. A sailor walks on her deck. A four-inch deck gun is seen wrapped in tarpaulin. Officers and crew,, pose for the camera on one of the boats.. A 4-inch deck gun is displayed. As officers walk about nearby, a sailor cranks a handle to demonstrate maneuvering controls of the gun.
Austro-Hungarian soldiers pose with a 77mm Krupp field gun, model 1914, on display in a public square. Several curious civilians take note of them. Another view of the soldiers posing with two such guns, as several civilians walk nearby. In background, across the Danube River (based on information in the film opening slate) are significant large buildings of a major city. Several officers come to stand in front of one of the guns, as a soldier brings a 77mm shell out for all to see. Another soldier also displays a shell up for the camera. Scene shifts back to the initial location and soldiers standing by their gun.
Shows water police participating in a sports meeting held at the Danube River in Vienna,Austria. The officers hold swimming races while dressed in full uniforms. They hustle down the swift current and through barrel markers. Officers dressed in uniforms jump from a bridge into the Danube River.
A film on oil fields in Europe. A map locates places. Mills anchored in the Danube River for grinding grain. Milling machinery in operation. Oil from Romanian fields is transported by barges to various ports of Danube. Barges underway in the river. View of Rousse, a city in Bulgaria. People gather in a street. The oil port of Giurgiu in Romania. Barges at the port.
Famous tourist destinations and architecture in Linz, Austria. View of the Danube river. Buildings and trees along the side of the river. A ship in the river. Smoke around the ship. It reaches the harbor. A bridge seen over the river. A view of St. Mary's Cathedral at Linz. Mountains in the background.
Conditions in Budapest, Hungary during Soviet occupation. Workers build new railroad lines. A building under construction. Workers roll carts on top of a building. A domed building. Crane in operation during construction of a bridge over Danube River. Traffic passes along Szechenyi Chain Bridge over Danube.