Reference

6700

400 mm howitzer

At the Mailly military camp, soldiers and officers test the 400 mm howitzer of Saint-Chamond, a large artillery piece on a railway wagon. The film shows the howitzer being handled, a shell loaded and a shot fired.

Duration

00:09:29

Production year

Définition

HD

Color

BW

Sound

Mute

Version(s)

French

Original material

35 mm Film

Scientific topics

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