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History of the War: The Birth Place of the Great War
History of the War: The Birth Place of the Great War

History of the War: The Birth Place of the Great War 1917

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History of the War: The Birth Place of the Great War 1917

8 mins United Kingdom

This episode of Pathé's History of the War - a series of seven-minute shorts on particular events of the conflict - takes us right back to the beginning with the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and the Austrian attack on Serbia. We see the Austrian generals arrive to mount their attack on Budapest, civilians fleeing the city by train or on ox carts and soldiers from Montenegro sailing from Scutari to the aid of their Serbian allies.

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Australia Montenegro Serbia Montenegrin army Sarajevo Belgrade Serbian Army Austrian Army Balkan Front World War I

Collection

1917 on film

Released

1917

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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