On The War Front
Finland - Helsinki in flames after Soviet bombing raid - firefighters at work - burning buildings - wounded into ambulance - Finnish military chief - wreckage of downed Russian plane stripped of ammunition.
16:16:51 England - British cruiser HMS Ajax in dock after returning from mission to find German battleship Admiral Graf Spee - Captain adds River Plate to plaque listing Ajax’s battles & salutes. Seamen disembark. Scenes of Ajax at sea.
16:17:55 France - Tracking shot past line of troops marching through snow towards front. French troops in trenches & gun emplacements - chow served - 16-inch trench mortars fired at German positions.
WWII. Western Front. Heavy Artillery.