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Col. Wilbur G. Dockum Collection

Film Collection | Accession Number: 2002.535.1
Collection Summary
Film footage in black and white and color shot by a Lieutenant Colonel with the US Army (the uncle of the donor Pam Manix). These unique films show scenes of liberation from Dachau, military maneuvers in Italy, and earlier depictions of US Army personnel in the United States, immediately before US entry into WWII.
Credit
US Holocaust Memorial Museum, gift of Pam S. Manix
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Glacier National Park; military parade

Film | Accession Number: 2002.535.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3828 | Film ID: 2462

Date
Event:  1940s

US troops in Occupied Italy

Film | Accession Number: 2002.535.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3829 | Film ID: 2463

Date
Event:  1943-1944?

POW camp; destroyed railyards; the Alps; US military discover Dachau death trains; destroyed Munich

Film | Accession Number: 2002.535.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3830 | Film ID: 2464

Date
Event:  1944-1945
POW camp; destroyed railyards; the Alps; US military discover Dachau death trains; destroyed Munich

Skiiers; US army maneuvers; West Point

Film | Accession Number: 2002.535.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3831 | Film ID: 2465

Date
Event:  1939

Washington DC in springtime; vacationing at Isle of Shoals

Film | Accession Number: 2002.535.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3832 | Film ID: 2466

Date
Event:  1939
Production:  1939

US Army vehicles; Army-Navy Game

Film | Accession Number: 2002.535.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3833 | Film ID: 2467

Date
Event:  1939
Production:  1939
 
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