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Summary: I. Naval guns in action.
II. Continuation of item I.
Description: I. 'NAVAL BOMBARDMENT IN THE BOSPHORUS: An unique film showing the destructive power of Naval guns. Taken on board a Russian destroyer engaged in shelling the Turkish positions. Bluejackets bringing up shells for the gun'.
II. 'THE LARGEST GUN IN ACTION: Loading the gun, the Chief Gunner gives the signal to fire and the shell is seen to burst over the Turkish entrenchments. The effect of shell fire on the large building which is completely demolished'.