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Jewish refugee children in Britain

Film | Accession Number: 2001.358.1 | RG Number: RG-60.3029 | Film ID: 2392

Universal Newsreel, Vol. 10, No. 727, Part 2C. Release date, 12/12/1938.
According to UN Official Motion Picture Release: "Young Refugees Reach Britain" Harwich, England. 206 German-Jewish youngsters, whose parents fill Nazi concentration camps, arrive on peaceful shores with their meager belongings to start life anew in comfortable quarters and in safe surroundings. Young Jewish refugees arrive in Britain, including Hans Berlinsky [now John Berrys] at 12:10:08. Girls walking down ramp from ship. Coats. Suitcases. Boys and girls walking along street with luggage. CU of smiling, happy boys. Pan of lots of boys and girls waving from cabin cottage doorways; CU 2 boys in window. MS seated at long dining hall. CU 2 girls eating, smiling.

Other parts of newsreel include:
12:11:07 2D: "Pomp marks Ataturk funeral"
12:11:43 2E: "Czechs elect New President"
12:11:57 2F: "Huge Blimp has aerial debut"
12:12:22 2G: "Garner boomed for president"
ends at 12:12:52

Duration
00:00:27
Event Date
12/12/1938
Locale
Harwich, England
Language
Silent
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
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Record last modified: 2018-11-27 10:56:07
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