First Division AEF troops dig trenches and spread barbed wire fences at Gondrecourt Camp in France, during World War I.
France Date:1917, August Duration:1 min 43 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Soldiers of the First Division, American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) dig trenches at their Gondrecourt training area,in France during World War 1. They use picks and shovels as instructors look on. They dig to considerable depth. Views of the trenches lined with woven twigs and sand bags. The troops are then seen driving posts and stringing barbed wire barricades. Views of finished dense barbed wire defenses. (WWI; WW1)
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