Russian Troops World War One 220501-12 | Footage Farm
1914 ca - Enlistments; Troops In Winter; Soldiers & Russian Orthodox Service]
Woman making speech to men (suffragette?); large stone lion in background (Trafalgar Square?). Army officer standing to side & another below in group.
06:59:12 MCU Unidentified man takes hat off for camera. Man makes speech to same crowd but from other side of ledge between stone lions. Sailor & others seen in crowd, several women.
06:59:23 Oath given to young men taking oath; joining army, soldiers watching.
06:59:33 Troops in snowy conditions beside ice covered lake - filling cooking tanks on horse drawn carts with water.
07:00:10 Open car between crowd.
07:00:13 Russian troops attend service in snow covered field; standing surrounding flag. Pan many watching w/ hats off; walk past & kiss bibles on podiums in snow as Russian Orthodox priest watches. Abrupt end.
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