American observation balloon descends after being hit by German plane during World War I; plane is shot down; pilot captured.
France Date:1918 Duration:1 min 28 sec Sound:NO SOUND
An American observation balloon in France during World War I. The observation balloon descends as it burns after being hit by an enemy plane. The burning balloon descends as it emits smoke. American soldiers fire anti aircraft guns at the enemy plane. The plane being hit and it descends. The enemy plane in a field with U.S. soldiers around it. The German pilot survived and is seen seated on the ground with an apparent facial injury, surrounded and captured by American guard.
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