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Summary: Newsreel item showing a captured German aircraft on display in a square in Salonika, Greece, early 1916.
Description: The aircraft, a Rumpler Taube reconnaissance plane, has been brought down virtually intact, and lies guarded by French soldiers in the middle of a square. Curious Greek civilians surround it.
Production Details: Topical Film Company (Production company)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: French Army (regiment/service)
Keywords: aircraft, German - combat: Rumpler Taube & [captured] (object name)
spoils, French (object name)
First World War, Salonika Front & 1/1916=2/1916 (event)
Greece & Salonika, Macedonia (geography)
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: B&W
Sound format: Silent
Soundtrack language: None
Title language: None
Subtitle language: English
Technical Details: Format: 35mm
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Footage: 62 ft; Running time: 1 min
Notes: Production: see IWM 651a for production details
Technical: this fragment is currently held on the same reel as film IWM 1062-22b, the can is marked as IWM 1062-22