U.S. soldier demonstrates arming and firing a 6 inch mortar during training in France in World War I
France Date:1918 Duration:35 sec Sound:NO SOUND
U.S. Army training for American Expeditionary forces (AEF) in France, during World War 1. A demonstration about how to load and fire a 6-inch mortar. A soldier screws a fuse into a mortar shell to arm it. He then fastens a firing lanyard at mortar base and moves away to fire it. Shell impacts with explosion. (World War I; World War 1; WWI; WW1)
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