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Summary: The Germans shell a sector of 70th Brigade's front on the Rauray spur.
Description: German artillery airbursts (88mm?) appear over positions occupied by the 10th Battalion Durham Light Infantry in the countryside near the Cheux-Vendes/Fontenay-Rauray crossroads and are quickly followed by mortar (?) bombs, which land 300-400 yards from the cameraman's slit-trench. One of the Battalion's Loyd Carriers and two 17-pounder guns from the 49th (West Riding) Division's anti-tank unit, the 55th Anti-Tank Regiment Royal Artillery, dash by during a lull in the shelling.
Notes: Summary: while the Germans' artillery arm was of low quality, their mortars and multi-barrelled rocket-launchers were very effective
Remarks: good action footage - although the cameraman's grip on his camera was evidently shaky