December 15, 1916 France. - Shoots a French heavy gun. Several French infantrymen are walking along the Meuse highway, cars and an artillery train pass by. French position. Explosions. French soldiers are leading a group of German prisoners across the field. French troops at a halt. Fortress Verdun. A group of French soldiers and officers passes through the territory of the fortress. Several French soldiers greet the commandant of the fortress of Verdun, General Dubois. French soldiers reinforce the walls of the building with stones. The dilapidated houses of Verdun. Several French soldiers are approaching the monument to General Shever. River Meuse. Streets of Verden.