France Digs In For Total Algerian War

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
354102_1_1
Yes
Algeria
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1956  (Actual Year)
B/W
00:23:16 - 00:24:14
Tape Master:
Original Film:
1618
029-042-02
As the tide of rebellion grows more bloody, the French build a military establishment to fight a full scale war in Algeria. Arms and re-enforcements arrive daily, as the rebels continue their scorched earth tactics. Establishing shot - French army platoon walking with riffles in hand down a war torn road. MCUS - Aftermath of a bombing. MLS - Small platoon walking through smoke carrying their riffles. MCUS - French troops rounding up gorilla s. They stand against a building with their arms up in the air. CUS - Out lining farm communities aftermath of fighting. MLS - Freight train transporting military arms. MS - Military tanks. MS - Truck carrying troops.