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Summary: Incomplete film of a Turkish Army marchpast, probably not far from Constantinople, 1915.
Description: Limbered 77mm field guns pass at the trot, then halt for the crews to dismount. The caption points out that German NCOs lead each column. A posed group of senior officers, including one German in Turkish uniform. The full force, about a division in size including foot soldiers, horsemen and guns, starts its marchpast across a large training field.
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Ottoman Army (regiment/service)
Keywords: ceremonies, Turkish - display (object name)
weapons, German - gun: 77mm field gun & [Turkish] (object name)
intervention, German/Turkish, governmental (object name)
Turkey & Constantinople area (geography)
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: B&W
Sound format: Silent
Soundtrack language: None
Title language: English
Subtitle language: English
Technical Details: Format: 35mm
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Footage: 147 ft; Running time: 2 mins
Notes: Production: probably an English language export version of German official film of Turkey
Technical: this fragment is currently held on the same reel as film IWM 1062-02b, the can is marked as IWM 1062-02