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Warschau Kapituliert [Warsaw Surrenders]

Film | Accession Number: 1992.252.1 | RG Number: RG-60.0624 | Film ID: 302

Surrender and occupation of Warsaw in 1939.
3:27:17 German in trench behind wire observing, Hitler w/binoculars. 3:27:24 LS Howitzer fires at train, burning. 3:27:31 Howitzer fires, LS of city, plume of smoke, mortar fire. 3:27:44 Plane takes off, aerial shot of columns of smoke. 3:27:48 AV craters, bombed domes. 3:27:55 Surrender, Polish officer goes into railcar. 3:28:11 Trucks of German troops enter city and soldiers on foot. 3:28:22 "Komend Miasta Warszawa" sign on building, pan down to Polish officers, long column of Polish POWs shot from above, horses and carts. 3:28:50 Bomb damage, wrecked train cars. 3:28:56 Civilians digging through rubble, and with POWs making bricks. 3:29:02 street scenes LS domed building. 3:29:11 German troops marching, parade, CU Hitler salutes. 3:29:37 Germans on horseback, various shots and equipment. 3:29:56 Hitler and officer. 3:29:58 Black uniformed tank unit on parade. Hitler salutes from review stand MS. 3:30:14 AV of trucks, building facades and Nazi banners, superimposition shot of ringing bell.

Event Date
1939 September
Warsaw, Poland
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration
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Record last modified: 2018-11-27 10:55:48
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