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Mass burial of murdered Jews; exhumation of slave laborers

Film | Accession Number: 1994.119.1 | RG Number: RG-60.2026 | Film ID: 844

German Killing of Jewish Slave Labor, Neuenberg, Germany, April 29, 1945. Seq: German civilians are assembled and marched to graves of murdered Jews. Seq: German men and women in teams of four carry decomposed bodies in open pine boxes from woods through town streets to cemetery. VS, townspeople as they walk past open coffins. CUs, facial expressions of townspeople. LS, bodies awaiting burial as civilians walk past. LS, pan, 200 bodies of murdered Jews lying in woods. CUs, German civilians digging up bodies.

Exhumation of 1500 Russian Slave Laborers, Essen, Germany, April 28, 1945. VS, 17th Div soldiers examine exhumed bodies of Russian slave laborers. VS, German civilians digging up bodies from a common grave.

Genre
Unedited
Duration
00:10:31
Event Date
April 28-29, 1945
Locale
Essen, Germany
Language
Mute
Genre/Form
Unedited.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
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Record last modified: 2018-04-26 13:44:38
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